Chapter 88

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Hildegard Avocado had had a lovely day. She had been able to offer the Mini-mice a refuge from the Gloop Lab, the sun was out, the garden was blooming, all sorts of interesting people had turned up for tea and cake, and as far as she could see, all was right with the world. Feeling that her guests would… Read more »

Chapter 86

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Mr Glue rushed out into the field and didn’t stop running until Lady Gertrude and Colonel Crackpot were well out of sight. What now? Even though he was still wearing his swimming trunks, he decided he would go back to watching the story that was unfolding for the Reader and Peregrine Stumpings in the realm of… Read more »

Chapter 85

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‘Oh bother,’ muttered Mr Glue, crossly. ‘Lady Gertrude of all people! What a pain. And I do wish she wouldn’t yell in rhymes like that. It’s really annoying.’ Then, scarcely pausing to draw breath, ‘Dearest Lady Gertrude,’ he said with a huge smile, sweeping his hat, sunglasses and all off his head and bowing. ‘What… Read more »

Chapter 84

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Mr Glue had decided that he’d had far too much work to do lately. Everything was going wrong at the storyworks. It really was time for a holiday. As far as Mr Glue was concerned, the obvious place to go on holiday was Hildegard’s house. Mr Glue liked Hildegard: she was always in a good… Read more »