The Tale of Angelino Brown

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By David Almond
Publisher Candlewick
The Tale of Angelino Brown
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In this hilarious yet touching story from the masterful David Almond, life takes a surprising turn after a bus driver finds a tiny boy angel in his pocket.Do you believe in angels? Bert and Betty Brown do, because Bert discovered one in his shirt pocket the other day while he was driving his bus. All of a sudden they had a little boy of their very own to care for how heavenly! Bert and Bettys friends think Angelino is lovely. So do Nancy and Jack and Alice from school. But the Head Teacher, Mrs. Mole, is not so sure. Neither is Professor Smellie. And who is the mysterious Man in Black who claims to be a School Inspector? Or the big, lumbering Basher Malone? What could all these sneaky adults possibly have against such a perfect little angel?

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34526 words34,526 words
272 pages272 pages
Lexile 550LLexile 550L
Grade 3 to 5Grade 3 to 5
Age 8-10Age 8-10
Published 2018Published 2018

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9780763695637

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