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John Patrick Norman McHennessy: The Boy Who Was Always Late (Red Fox Picture Books) Paperback – 16 Aug 1990

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  • Paperback: 40 pages
  • Age Range: 5 - 7 years
  • Publisher: Red Fox; New Ed edition (2000)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 009975200X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0099752004
  • Product Dimensions: 24.5 x 0.5 x 25 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.8 out of 5 stars 29 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 140,168 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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"John Patrick Norman McHennessy set off along the road to learn..." but will he ever get there in time?! His teacher is determined to stop his tales, but what happens when the shoe is on the other foot?

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hn Patrick Norman McHennessy sets off along the road to learn, and every day strange and improbable happenings make him late.  To make things worse, his teacher, Sir, never believes his stories.  One day, John Patrick Norman McHennessy is able to make it on time and finds that an improbable and strange thing has happened to Sir.  Just how the tables are turned provides a twist every child will relish.

A Notable Children's Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies
An IRA Children's Choice
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