Anne Droyd and Century Lodge

Anne Droyd and Century Lodge

By: William Hadcroft (author)Paperback

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Gezz and her best friends Malcolm and Luke are having fun on the housing estate where they live, when the arrival of a stranger interrupts their everyday lives and changes the world as they know it forever. Created by a professor of robotics, Anne Droyd is left in the care of these three children, who take her to school with them and teach her how to be 'a human'. This imaginative tale packed full of heroic characters and Asperger adventure is suitable for children aged 9 and over.

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About Author

Will Hadcroft left school believing himself to be a failure both academically and socially because of our society's 'dislike for the unlike'. When he discovered the term Asperger Syndrome in 2003 everything began to make a lot more sense. Will has an insatiable passion for writing and is the author of The Feeling's Unmutual: Growing Up with Asperger Syndrome (Undiagnosed) also published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers. He has written a number of articles for magazines such as the Celestial Toyroom and the Classic Television Magazine. He married in 1993 and lives happily with his wife Carol in Lancashire, England.


Prologue - On the Run. 1. School's Out. 2. Three Get Together. 3. Coal Mountain. 4. The Professor. 5. My Daughter Anne. 6. The Story So Far. 7. The Fugitives. 8. Back to Normal. 9. Do Humans Dream of Electric Friends? 10. Two Minutes to Surrender. 11. 'We'll Look After Her'. 12. Just Testing. 13. Calling for Anne. 14. Back to School. 15. Systematic Instruction of Subject. 16. How to Be a Human. 17. Recharge. 18. Integrate. 19. Everybody's Friend. 20. The Humiliation. 21. Wound for Wound. 22. A Bit Different. 23. Made in the UK. 24. In Big Trouble. 25. The Interrogation. 26. Cracking the Code. 27. Century Lodge. 28. The Secret Door. 29. To the Rescue. 30. Mistaken Identity. 31. 'They've Got Gezz'. 32. The Twin. 33. 'We'll Never Get Out!' 34. Farewells and Promises. 35. Four Go Home.

Product Details

  • publication date: 15/09/2004
  • ISBN13: 9781843102823
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 280
  • ID: 9781843102823
  • weight: 353
  • ISBN10: 184310282X

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