The Pothunters

The Pothunters

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by P.G. Wodehouse, P. G. Wodehouse
     
 

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Set at a boarding school, The Pothunters is Wodehouses's first novel.Set at a boarding school, The Pothunters is Wodehouses's first novel.
The boys of the school are happy to study and take part in their school's boxing and running teams, but when a clan of burglaring ne'er- do-wells steals the school's sports trophies-"pots"-the students join in the hunt for

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Set at a boarding school, The Pothunters is Wodehouses's first novel.Set at a boarding school, The Pothunters is Wodehouses's first novel.
The boys of the school are happy to study and take part in their school's boxing and running teams, but when a clan of burglaring ne'er- do-wells steals the school's sports trophies-"pots"-the students join in the hunt for the thieves. Sparkling and witty, The Pothunters is a treat for any Wodehouse fan and offers an unique glimpse into the mind of the writer.

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"Wodehouse is the greatest comic writer ever." -Douglas Adams

"Wodehouse's idyllic world can never stale. He will continue to release future generations from captivity that may be more irksome than our own."-Evelyn Waugh

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781590203477
Publisher:
The Overlook Press
Publication date:
08/05/2010
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
7.72(w) x 11.28(h) x 0.72(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

P. G. Wodehouse (1881–1975) spent much of his life in Southampton, New York, but was born in England and educated in Surrey. He became an American citizen in 1955. In a literary career spanning more than seventy years, he published more than ninety books and twenty film scripts, and collaborated on more than thirty plays and musical comedies.

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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The Pothunters 4.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 7 reviews.
Anonymous 24 days ago
To playful kiys stumbled in unaware of there sourondings after chasing a butterfly
Anonymous 24 days ago
Silverleaf padded in. "Can i join? Id like to be deputy," she meowed.
Anonymous 28 days ago
A she cat padded in. Her her left, back paw was bleeding slightly, giving her a small limp. As th cat stepped out of the shadows, and you could tell she was quite beautiful. A pale gray pelt, and mint green eyes. "Hello?" She asked.
Anonymous 30 days ago
HELLOO ITS MEEEEE
Anonymous 3 months ago
She ran in,out of breath. She looked behind her and sighed. She didnt noticed the dart on her back. "Oh thank the stars." She paused,seeing leafstar. "Oh,sorry." She stumbled out.
Anonymous 4 months ago
He waits for new cats.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Wodehouse's first novel, and a great start to a career. This is a wonderful work.