Title: The Ladybird Key Words Reading Scheme, Book 12a: The Holiday Camp mystery
Author: W. Murray
Illustrator: J.H. Wingfield
Publisher: Wills & Hepworth Ltd.
Remarks: c.1971 reprint; inscribed
Book Condition: Good
Jacket Condition: N/A
Description: Simon and John's father has bought an island with the intention of building a holiday camp on it. He invites his two sons to take a look at the progress so far. One day, whilst the boys are visiting the site, they discover a mysterious tunnel which isn't shown anywhere on the map of the island. Soon the boys find themselves in the midst of a thrilling adventure!
In true Ladybird fashion, there are stunning, full-page colour illustrations on each facing page.
Matt pictorial boards. Rear board rubbed and worn; heavy rubbing in upper-right corner. Front cover has minor wear. Spine missing. Corners bumped and worn. A child has drawn a stick person in yellow felt-tip on the fep. Minor pencil scribbles on title page. Minor soiling on last page. Slight damage to rear pastedown has resulted in some loss to the text block thereon. Otherwise pages are in very good overall condition: clean, crisp, bright, and very tightly bound. Previous 'dual' price has been blocked over and a revised price of 15p NET stamped alongside.
Measures 17.5 cm × 11.5 cm (7″ × 4.6″). 12mo. 52 pp.