The Obstinate Pen
This is what Uncle Flood wants to write with his new pen:
The following story is all true.
But the pen does not write that sentence. Instead it writes:
You have a big nose!
Who knows what to do with a pen that has a will of its own?
Not Uncle Flood.
Not Officer Wonkle.
But young Horace has an idea. . . .
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - lg503 - LibraryThing
This book is about a pen that its mind of its own, and write what its wants instead of what the hand holding it its trying to write. That happens a couple of times until at the end the pen gets to the hands of boy, and its lets him write whatever he wants. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - widdowsd - LibraryThing
Horace gives a new pen to his uncle Floyd, but the pen writes whatever it wants, mostly insults--infuriating and confusing some characters, and amusing others. Eventually, the pen comes back to Horace, and he finds a way to tame the obstinate pen. Read full review