The bongleweed

by Helen Cresswell

Publisher: Macmillan in New York

Written in English
Cover of: The bongleweed | Helen Cresswell
Published: Pages: 138 Downloads: 492
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The mysterious seed that Becky tricks her playmate into planting in the formal gardens turns out to be a continuously growing weed that threatens to take over everything.

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LC ClassificationsPZ7.C8645 Bo
The Physical Object
Pagination138 p.
Number of Pages138
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24776156M
ISBN 10002725500X
ISBN 109780027255003
LC Control Number73004057
OCLC/WorldCa623981

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A hilarious story about the bongleweed, a weird and wonderful plant that's threatening to take over the village. It's up to Becky and Jason to try and stop the wickedly wild weed before it's too late * Helen Cresswell has been twice BAFTA-nominated for her tv adaptations of such books as The Demon Headmaster and The Phoenix and the Carpet.3/5(1).

The Bongleweed book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. fantasy novel/5. The Bongleweed is not nature at all, but just the sort of fanciful artifice that springs up one day and disappears the next to the delight of other Beckys who can.

The Bongleweed by Helen Cresswell Warning: Bongleweed on the loose. The Bongleweed plant is weird and wonderful, and it grows faster than anything.

Becky tricks stuck-up Jason into sprinkling some seeds in Pew Gardens -- but fun soon turns to fear as a bushy Bonglweed jungle springs up, with no signs of stopping.

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One day when someone brings home some exotic seeds, Becky decides to plant them just to cause trouble - and what trouble. The plants take over the local village, but they are beautiful/5(2).

At first, the Bongleweed seems just an overgrown weed, until it starts growing at an arm's length a day, sprouting exotic flowers and invading other people's gardens. Then Becky's family and neighbours start getting frightened."--Back cover.

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Flat Stanley is looking for a book. His own book, first issued inwith illustrations by Tomi Ungerer. He won't find a nice copy. It's a very rare book. There probably should have been a rule about people like Helen Cresswell. In the golden days of children’s literature, she was responsible for some of its most memorable titles: Lizzie Dripping, A Gift from Winklesea, and the Bagthorpe saga, of which Ordinary Jack is the first title.

She was a strong, if mostly unacknowledged, influence on children’s television, making beloved adaptations. Helen Cresswell (11 July – 26 September ) was an English television scriptwriter and author of more than children's books, best known for comedy and supernatural most popular book series, Lizzie Dripping and The Bagthorpe Saga, were also the basis for television series.

Cresswell's TV work included adaptation of her own books for television movies and series: Lizzie. 6 Warwick Court Holborn London WC1R 5DJ +44 (0) [email protected] Our Privacy Notice. The Bongleweed By Helen Cresswell Illustrator Ann Strugnell.

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Reprint,Armada Lion. ISBN: Paperback. 96 pages. Her other books include Moondial, The Bongleweed and The Piemakers. She won the Phoenix Award in for The Night Watchmen and four of her books. Helen Cresswell has books on Goodreads with ratings.

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Helen Cresswell is the winner of a BAFTA Writer's Award and has been nominated for a BAFTA a further two times. Other books include 'The Pimakers', 'The Bongleweed /5(48).

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Helen Cresswell () started writing at the age of six. At that time her primary interest was poetry. As well as being the author of many critically acclaimed novels such as the LIZZIE DRIPPING series, MOONDIAL and THE BAGTHORPE SAGA, she wrote many television scripts, including adaptations of her own novels and other successful series such as THE DEMON HEADMASTER, and THE.

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Helen Cresswell was born on J in Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, England. She was a writer, known for The Demon Headmaster (), The Famous Five () and The Phoenix and the Carpet ().

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