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Timpetill

Manfred Michael

Timpetill

a story for children

by Manfred Michael

  • 200 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementillustrated by Richard Kennedy.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13811230M

There was trouble in Timpetill long before Willy Stolz tied an alarm clock to the cat's tail, but that prank brought the trouble to a climax. The parents held a secret meeting in order to fight back against the outrageous behavior of their children, and the next morning the children awaken to a deserted town. The adults and small children are gone; the electricity and water supply have . Wegner, Fritz. Very Good to Near Fine in Very Good to Near Fine D.J. jacket. Very nice copy of a tough book. Has previous owner's address label on front pastedown. Yellowing of pages starting, as usual. Size: 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Contact This Seller; Hide DetailsPrice Range: $ - $

  Based on a classic children's book, the film lies somewhere between Home Alone and Lord of the Flies. Trouble at Timpetill is set in an idyllic European hamlet in an unspecified past era when kids had the freedom (and the lack of screens) to roam the streets together making mischief and having fun. Their communalism and inventiveness are 3/5. His first book, Timpetill () (translated as Trouble at Timpetill), is an ingenious story about a town of children whose parents get angry, and who leave them en masse, to take care of themselves. The children have to learn to govern themselves, get food and supplies, and cope with groups of bullies.

  A rollicking fun read as a group of kids figures out that all the candy they can eat and soccer all day long doesn't keep the town running!   Author Henry Winterfeld () was born in Germany, wrote his first children’s book Trouble at Timpetill in , and emigrated to the U.S. in He originally wrote Detectives in Togas in German as Caius ist ein Dummkopf, and it was translated into English by Clara and Richard Winston/5(30).


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