first two books have been republished. Click
here for more details.
are published by NYRB in America but can be obtained in the U.K. from Frances
Lincoln Publishers here
down and follow the links below to find out more.
'Uncle' series of books were written by J.P Martin.
Uncle lives in a castle called Homeward.The
view from Uncle's splendid house is marred by his arch critic and adversary's
dingy fortress - Badfort.Led by
Beaver Hateman, the Badfort crowd are
a constant thorn in the side of Uncle and his followers.
only time there is a temporary truce is at Christmas.
books were published in a number of countries around the world, including
the United States. The books are hard to find
now but you can find a full list of all the various versions that were published
books were illustrated by
Quentin Blake OBE the first Children's Laureate.
and his Detective' was read by Spike Milligan on the BBC1 series 'Jackanory'
in 1971.You can find out all about it
out for hidden hot spots within the pages which reveal more of the
world of Uncle.
any time you can return to these links by clicking "Return to books"
link at the bottom of each page.