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Ship's Cook Ginger (Little Tim)

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When the crew of the Claribel fall sick, the second mate takes charge. He orders Tim to steer East - but Tim knows that this will lead the ship on to deadly rocks! The second mate, who is a terrible bully, refuses to listen. What can Tim do to save the ship?
Hardcover, 48 pages
Published February 4th 2008 by Frances Lincoln Children's Bks (first published 1977)
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Jun 06, 2012 Betsy rated it liked it
This isn't my favorite Tim and Ginger story because it seems to ramble a bit. Great life and death adventures, but the title seems off--the story is about Ginger and cooking, but not only. Hmm..

Anyway, all my children love these and, since all are now reading, they can read these easily on their own!
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Edward Jeffrey Irving Ardizzone, CBE, RA ( was an English artist, writer and illustrator, chiefly of children's books.
For Tim All Alone (Oxford, 1956), which he wrote and illustrated, Ardizzone won the inaugural Kate Greenaway Medal from the Library Association, recognising the year's best children's book illustration by a British subject.

For the 50th anniversary of the Medal (1955–2005) it was n
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