Chapter 61 : Peregrine confronts Professor Glooper

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So, there you have it. Mr Glue had sorted out a pirate story for the Reader. Snuffles and Professor Glooper had joined in, willingly and less willingly respectively. Pirates had stormed the island; they had been conquered; breakfast had been eaten. By the way, if you want to read the pirate story in more detail… Read more »

Chapter 57 : Captain Glooper makes plans

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The Reader swished the page and Professor Glooper found himself standing on the deck of the pirate ship, grasping the wheel. He stared out over a calm sea with a feeling of omnipotence and wellbeing. He laughed a hideous piratical laugh. It occurred to him that until very recently he had been feeling furious about… Read more »

Chapter 56 : Professor Glooper in a Pirate story

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‘Well, that’s all you’ll be needing from me then,’ said Mr Glue, and he pushed the megaphone back into his hat. ‘I’ll be off then. Got lots to do. You know the way it is.’ And off he went. Professor Glooper looked severely at the Artist and the Writer. ‘This is extremely inconvenient!’ he declared…. Read more »

Chapter 55 : Choosing an enemy

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Mr Glue sat on the edge of the page, swinging his legs. ‘It’s quite simple,’ he said at last. ‘I could just ask the Reader myself.’ ‘Could you really do that?’ asked the Writer. ‘Could I? Could I?’ Mr Glue said vaguely. ‘Well, I could, I suppose. Would I though? That’s the question. I don’t… Read more »