Mike

Mike

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by P. G. Wodehouse, T. M. Whitwell
     
 

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If Mike had been in time for breakfast that fatal Easter morning he might have gathered from the expression on his father's face, as Mr. Jackson opened the envelope containing his school report and read the contents, that the document in question was not exactly a paean of praise from beginning to end. But he was late, as usual. Mike always was late for breakfast in…  See more details below

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If Mike had been in time for breakfast that fatal Easter morning he might have gathered from the expression on his father's face, as Mr. Jackson opened the envelope containing his school report and read the contents, that the document in question was not exactly a paean of praise from beginning to end. But he was late, as usual. Mike always was late for breakfast in the holidays. When he came down on this particular morning, the meal was nearly over. Mr. Jackson had disappeared, taking his correspondence with him; Mrs. Jackson had gone into the kitchen, and when Mike appeared the thing had resolved itself into a mere vulgar brawl between Phyllis and Ella for the jam, while Marjory, recently affecting a grown-up air, looked on in a detached sort of way, as if these juvenile gambols distressed her.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781604500486
Publisher:
Arc Manor
Publication date:
01/20/2008
Pages:
312
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.65(d)

Meet the Author

Sir Pelham Grenville Wodehouse, was an English author and one of the most widely read humorists of the 20th century. Throughout his novel- and story-writing career Wodehouse created several regular comic characters with whom the public became familiar. Over the course of his career, he wrote more than 90 books and 20 film scripts. His most famous characters, Bertie Wooster and his manservant, Jeeves, appeared in books such as Much Obliged, Jeeves (1971). Wodehouse also collaborated on plays and musicals. His best selling novel Mike is considered as one of all time best adventures novels.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
October 15, 1881
Date of Death:
February 14, 1975
Place of Birth:
Guildford, Surrey, England
Place of Death:
Southampton, New York
Education:
Dulwich College, 1894-1900

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Mike 4.4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 7 reviews.
Anonymous 11 months ago
Totally fun and Wodehoousey.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Um hi
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I've seen you on and I just want to know if you still have feelings for me. I'm still crazy about you but if you don't feel the same way I totally understand. Just please let me know okay. I know I don't exactly deserve you... but if you're gonna let me go please just tell me nicely okay?
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Ok bummer...bye see ya then
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