Billy, Of No Use At All

Billy, Of No Use At All

by Neal Evan Parker

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Overview

It was Mr. and Mrs. Peasoup's last wish to save their daughter Billy from a world where children who were different were not tolerated. Now, hurtling through space, the eight-year-old girl encounters a strange planet where she is befriended by two very unlikely companions and comes to discover that there is no place like home...

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Billy, of no use at all is a whimsical tale that is sure to delight young and old alike. This recommendation includes the very old but not necessarily the extremely young. For example, a story like this would be completely lost on a little person under the age of three. However, that is not to say children under three shouldn't be read to­.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781440476181
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 11/27/2008
Pages: 140
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.30(d)

About the Author

Author Neal Evan Parker was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1956. While sailing the waters of New England as a teenager, Neal became devoted to traditional sailing vessels. By the age of 20 he was a licensed captain. Since then Parker has skippered over a dozen schooners and traditional craft. In 1986 Captain Parker purchased and restored the 67-foot schooner Wendameen. Dedicating four years to her restoration, he placed the schooner into the Maine windjammer business. In April 2005, after a run of almost 20 years, Capt. Neal Parker sold his beloved vessel. With many books published and more on the way Parker is now devoting his time to professional ship model work, writing and being a full time father.

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