In this story for young readers the School for Forgotten Orphans is spending its holiday by the sea. The children, as usual, are split into two groups. Joe and his sister Doris don't fit in with either but they discover the Magic Boathouse - and get some amazing help from the past!
The past comes to life for a couple of put-upon orphans in this story for young readers.;The School for Forgotten Orphans is spending its holiday in a cottage by the sea. The children, as usual, are split into two groups: the Fat Ern gang who like fighting and the Soppy Emmer mob who like playing with dolls. Joe and his sister Doris don't fit in with either, which makes them an easy target for their teacher, horrible Mr Barge. But when he orders them to stay behind and clear up while the others go out, Joe and Doris discover the Magic Boathouse - and get some amazing help from the past!;Sam Llewellyn is the author of "Great Circle", "Maelstrom", "Pegleg", "Pig in the Middle" and "The Rope School".;Arthur Robins has illustrated "Impo", "Little Rabbit Foo Foo", "I Know an Old Lady", "The Magic Bicycle", "The Finger-Eater", "Beware Olga!" and "Impossible Parents".
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