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Inside Grandad

by Peter Dickinson

Inside Grandad
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    Feb 2004, 128 pages
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    Jun 2005, 124 pages

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Peter Dickinson, born in 1927, has written more than fifty novels for adults and young readers; and has won both the Carnegie Medal and the Whitbread Children's Award twice.

He is a tall, elderly, bony, beaky, wrinkled sort of fellow, with a lot of untidy gray hair and a weird hooting voice – in fact he looks and sounds a bit like Gandalf’s crazy twin, but he's only rather absent-minded, probably because he’s thinking about something else. Day-dreaming, mostly.
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