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A Stench of poppies

Ivor Drummond

A Stench of poppies

by Ivor Drummond

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Published by Joseph in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[by] Ivor Drummond.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.D7933 St, PR6062.O516 St
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p. ;
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4285481M
ISBN 10071811650X
LC Control Number78312137
OCLC/WorldCa4002648

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Year Published: Language: English Country of Origin: United States of America Source: Baum, F. L. (). The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. New York: George M. Hill. Poppy accidentally hides in the back of Ereth's log, which is actually 'his toilet'. Ereth uses words like, 'bat bilge', 'jerk', and 'idiot' to show off his crankiness as a character. Poppy and her father get into an argument over her disobedience taking her friend Ragweed to an .

Blue Poppies The year is and, as the world recovers from the ravages of World War II, the Chinese army is perched on the border of a fragile land awaiting its destiny. Jamie Wilson, a young Scottish wireless operator and veteran of the war, has just arrived in the remote Tibetan village of Jyeko. Transporting fiction Revisiting "Sea of Poppies" "Sea of Poppies" is an adventure story, but it is also a book about opium, as the title implies. but of liquid opium mixed with the "dull.


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However, Mr. Ocax, a great horned owlwho acts as a tyrannical ruler over the family, tries to catch both of the mice while they are distracted. Ocax only manages to scratch Poppy's. Rose took in the room, the colors shockingly bright compared to the drab muteness of downstairs.

Her eyes widened with delight, for the walls of the room were plastered with beautiful flower cutouts. It was breathtaking. Roses of every hue dominated the wall, with small splashes of blue and purple forget-me-nots and flaming orange poppies. Police are BANNED from sticking poppies on their cars as chiefs are slammed for 'political correctness' said the ban had 'the stench of political correctness all A book to frighten the.

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