The Resource Frank Derrick's holiday of a lifetime, J.B. Morrison

Frank Derrick's holiday of a lifetime, J.B. Morrison

Label
Frank Derrick's holiday of a lifetime
Title
Frank Derrick's holiday of a lifetime
Statement of responsibility
J.B. Morrison
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Frank Derrick is eighty-two. He lives with his cat, Bill, in a cluttered flat in the typically English seaside town of Fullwind-on-Sea. Every morning Frank is wakened by aeroplanes passing overhead on the way to far more exciting destinations, leaving him behind to spend another day searching for giraffe figurines in the charity shop to add to what was already Britain's 'fourth largest mantelpiece zoo '. When Frank receives a telephone call from his daughter Beth informing him that her life is falling apart on the other side of the Atlantic, Frank is determined to go to her rescue. After and an unexpected and timely change in fortune he buys a plane ticket and leaves the monotony of his life behind to visit his beloved family in America. Deftly navigating the obstacle course provided by airport security checks and suitcases on wheels, and after surviving his first long-distance flight, Frank arrives in LA dressed in an appropriately bright tourist shirt, ready to embrace everything Hollywood has to offer. This is his opportunity for the holiday of a life time. While taking in the sights, Frank joins forces with his feisty granddaughter Laura and together they begin work on The Reunion Project in an attempt to bring some happiness back into Beth's life. This is THE book that you'll want to pack in your suitcase this year. Filled with moments of great sadness, joy and humour Frank Derrick's Holiday of A Life Time reminds us all to make the most of every day and to appreciate those closest to us
Cataloging source
AU-TuBDP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morrison, J. B
Intended audience
Adult
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Great Britain
  • Older people
  • Retirees
Target audience
adult
Label
Frank Derrick's holiday of a lifetime, J.B. Morrison
Link
https://fe.bolindadigital.com/wldcs_bol_fo/b2i/productDetail.html?productId=MAC_124267&b2bSite=1545
Instantiates
Publication
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Downloadable Book
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
9781743537992-MAC750961-000
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to registered members of City Libraries
Isbn
9781743537992
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Frank Derrick's holiday of a lifetime, J.B. Morrison
Link
https://fe.bolindadigital.com/wldcs_bol_fo/b2i/productDetail.html?productId=MAC_124267&b2bSite=1545
Publication
Note
Downloadable Book
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
9781743537992-MAC750961-000
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to registered members of City Libraries
Isbn
9781743537992
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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