The Perils of the Pushy Parents: A Cautionary Tale by Boris Johnson

The Perils of the Pushy Parents: A Cautionary Tale by Boris Johnson

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Written and illustrated by Boris Johnson The nicest kids you ever saw Were Jim and Molly Albacore...Alas for Molly and Jim, Their lives were not entirely cushy: Their parents were so very pushy. Mr and Mrs Albacore will do anything to get their offspring to the top of the pile. Father reads great literary works to them before they are even born, and puts them down for MENSA at five, Mother is not content unless her darlings are the star of every show. Molly and Jim, however, are happiest eating peanut butter and jelly sandwiches and watching telly. In this very funny book, Boris Johnson issues a verse warning to all pushy parents...if you push your children far enough they may push back, with dire consequences. Illustrated with delightful line drawings by the author.

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SKU GOR000958414
Title The Perils of the Pushy Parents: A Cautionary Tale
Author By (author) Boris Johnson
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Hardback
Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
Year Published 2007
Number of Pages 110
ISBN 10 0007263392
ISBN 13 9780007263394
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
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Written and illustrated by Boris Johnson The nicest kids you ever saw Were Jim and Molly Albacore...Alas for Molly and Jim, Their lives were not entirely cushy: Their parents were so very pushy. Mr and Mrs Albacore will do anything to get their offspring to the top of the pile. Father reads great literary works to them before they are even born, and puts them down for MENSA at five, Mother is not content unless her darlings are the star of every show. Molly and Jim, however, are happiest eating peanut butter and jelly sandwiches and watching telly. In this very funny book, Boris Johnson issues a verse warning to all pushy parents...if you push your children far enough they may push back, with dire consequences. Illustrated with delightful line drawings by the author.
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU GOR000958414
Title The Perils of the Pushy Parents: A Cautionary Tale
Author By (author) Boris Johnson
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Hardback
Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
Year Published 2007
Number of Pages 110
ISBN 10 0007263392
ISBN 13 9780007263394
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
Ex Library No