"Funny and wise." (Nicholas Tucker Independent, Best Books of the Year 2012)
"A must-read classic . . . As funny and pertinent today as when it was first published" ( Julia Eccleshare, Lovereading)
"Immensely readable and satisfying" ( T.L.S.)
"An excellent book for reading aloud . . . immensely enjoyable" ( Books for Keeps)
"A truly quirky, enormously entertaining tale." ( Carousel)
Mrs Bartolotti is quite used to receiving surprises in the post as she's very forgetful! But this one beats the lot - Conrad, a perfect, factory-made child who never does anything wrong.
But when the men from the factory realise that the child has been delivered to the wrong address, they come to take him back. Conrad doesn't want to go so Mrs Bartolotti comes up with a plan, and Conrad is unrecognisable . . .
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