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Mr Majeika and the Music Teacher By Humphrey Carpenter

Mr Majeika and the Music Teacher
by Humphrey Carpenter

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The sudden arrival of a new music teacher throws St Barty's School into confusion. Mysterious smells start coming from the staffroom and creepy-crawlies appear out of nowhere. The new arrival is, of course, Wilhelmina Worlock, a wicked witch with some nasty tricks. It's up to Mr Majeika to try to outwit her.
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Mr Majeika and the Music Teacher Summary


Mr Majeika and the Music Teacher by Humphrey Carpenter

'Music teacher? What music teacher?'

The sudden arrival of a new music teacher throws St barty's School into confusion. Mysterious smells start coming from the staffroom and creepy-crawlies appear out of nowhere. The new arrival is, of course, Wilhelmina Worlock, a wicked witch with some nasty tricks.

It's up to Mr Majeika to try to outwit her...

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About Humphrey Carpenter


Humphrey Carpenter worked at the BBC before becaming a full-time writer in 1975. He was the author of 14 of the well-loved Mr Majeika titles as well as two Shakespeare Without the Boring Bits titles for children. He was also the co-author, with his wife Mari Prichard, of The Oxford Companion to Children's Literature. He was an eminent figure in the world of adult literature and published award-winning biographies including, among others, those of J. R. R Tolkein, C. S. Lewis, W. H. Auden, Benjamin Britten and Spike Milligan. From 1994-1996 he directed the Cheltenham Festival of Literature and for many years he ran a young people's drama group, the Mushy Pea Theatre Company. He wrote plays for radio and theatre and was a regular contributor to the Guardian. Humphrey died in January 2005.

Additional information

GOR000785519
Mr Majeika and the Music Teacher by Humphrey Carpenter
Humphrey Carpenter
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Penguin Books Ltd
1987-10-29
96
0140321411
9780140321418
N/A
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