Title: The Taming of Pudding-Pan (Hop Step Jump)
Author: Brenda McIntosh
Illustrator: Maureen Carter
Year: 1999 (First Edition)
Publisher: Macdonald Education Ltd
Book Condition: Like New
Jacket Condition: N/A
Description: “Never pick a fight. And never run from a bully.” Pudding-Pan (whose real name was Cornwall) was a bully who liked to pick on smaller and weaker kids. Francis and Peter fell into that category, and were constantly on the receiving end of Pudding-Pan’s abuse. When their Uncle Don discovers what is going on, he teaches the two brothers to stand up for themselves, and they soon put the bully in his place.
Wonderful, full-colour, half-page illustrations throughout.
Flawless condition inside and out. Original price sticker of $195.00 affixed to rear cover. Provenance: Sangster’s Books, Kingston, Jamaica.
Measures 23.5 cm × 15.5 cm (9.4″ × 6.2″). Large 8vo. 40 pp.