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The boy who was followed home

by Margaret Mahy

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Published by F. Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fantasy

  • About the Edition

    A witch"s pill is supposed to cure Robert of the hippopotami who daily follow him home from school--but there is one disadvantage to the treatment.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Margaret Mahy ; pictures by Steven Kellogg.
    ContributionsKellogg, Steven.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.M2773 Bm
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[32] p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5185919M
    ISBN 10053102427X, 0531028348
    LC Control Number75004866

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It is now a favorite of his students/5(15). Young Robert's delight in being followed home by a hippopotamus turns to chagrin as more and more of the beasts crowd in. Get this from a library. The boy who was followed home. [Margaret Mahy; Steven Kellogg] -- A witch's pill is supposed to cure Robert of the hippopotami who daily follow him home from school--but there is one disadvantage to the treatment.

Robert, "an ordinary boy," doesn't really mind being followed home every day by hippopotami, but after 27 of them have piled up in their goldfish pond, his parents call in a witch to put a hippo-repellent spell on Robert. It works, and when Robert leaves school the next day "there wasn't a hippo in sight"—and only Kellogg's sunset scene reveals that instead, a parade of giraffes is following.

Get this from a library. The boy who was followed home. [Margaret Mahy; Steven Kellogg] -- Robert is delighted when a hippopotamus follows him home from school one day. The next day he is followed by four hippos, then nine, and eventually his yard is crowded with hippos.

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A silly story about a boy who attracts hippos - more every day. His parents hire a witch to rid him of his hippo magnetism.

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Helpful. Comment Report abuse.5/5(11). What other book might you compare The Boy Who Followed Ripley to and why. Denise Mina's Deception - the amount of self-deception by a point of view character is comparable. Although more happens in Mina's book.

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Margaret Mahy's classic story about a boy who brings home a hippopotamus quite by accident, illustrated by Steven Kellogg. 'What on earth is that in the goldfish pool?' asked Robert's father.

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Watts edition, in EnglishPages:   Brydie Walker Bain reading 'The Boy Who Was Followed Home' by Margaret Mahy. A must for hippo lovers everywhere!