Tingleberries, Tuckertubs and Telephones

A Tale of Love and Ice-cream
Mahy, Margaret (Book - 1996)
Tingleberries, Tuckertubs and Telephones
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Saracen Hobday lives a quiet, peaceful life until the day his Granny, a detective, rushes off in pursuit of the dreaded pirate Grudge-Gallows. Left alone, Saracen falls in love, twice, makes a fortune from a newly discovered plant, and defeats a gang of ruffian pirates'all because of tingleberry ice cream, the tuckertub plant, and a solid gold telephone!?Another rollicking adventure from the versatile Mahy, this is filled with zany characters, hilarious situations, and action.' ? Booklist
Authors: Mahy, Margaret
Title: Tingleberries, tuckertubs and telephones
a tale of love and ice-cream
Publisher: New York : Viking, 1996, c1995
Characteristics: 95, [1] p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Notes: "A Vanessa Hamilton book"--T.p. verso
"First published in Great Britain by Hamish Hamilton Ltd."--T.p. verso
Audience: "Ages 8-12"--Frontjacket flap
Additional Contributors: Staermose, Robert
ISBN: 0670863319
Branch Call Number: FICTION Mah
Statement of Responsibility: Margaret Mahy ; illustrated by Robert Staermose
Subject Headings: Humorous stories Pirates Fiction Bashfulness Fiction Orphans Fiction
Topical Term: Humorous stories
LCCN: 96138455
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