Mr Skip

  • by Michael Morpurgo
  • Narrated by Cassandra Harwood
  • 1 hrs and 5 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

I'll put you together again. And Mum and me, we'll look after you alright?!?Jackie wants a horse of her own, one that'll be the fastest on the estate, the fastest in all of Ireland and the fastest in the entire world. Mum wants to a little cottage in the country for her and Jackie to live in. What they get is a garden gnome that Jackie finds in rubbish skip; one she lovingly repairs and paints; a gnome she calls Mister Skip. And Jackie soon discovers that with Mister Skip, anything is possible!
A fairy-tale for today from a master storyteller.

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Enjoyed by my 7 year old little girl in bed

My 7 year old little girl loved listening to this lovely story. She liked the donkey the best. She also says the garden was wonderful.
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- VICTORIA

A great feel good story

Mr Skip is a great story, in which a kind and loving little girl's dreams come true. Her friendship for Mr Skip, a magical gnome, is rewarded in the most unimaginable ways. A tale of love, faith and friendship that teaches those on top of the world not to scoff and those who feel at the bottom never to stop believing and hoping that things can change for the better! Narrator is a fabulous story teller who keeps you engaged and interested.
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- Brian

Book Details

  • Release Date: 31-03-2011
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Limited