Alexandra grew up watching and helping her Dad, who was a Flight Engineer, work on cars, boats, motorbikes, and aeroplanes. Not many girls knew what Swarfega was, how to get something ‘shipshape’ and quizzed regularly on your favourite aeroplane (Spitfire was always first choice, by the way!) Inspired by her Dad, Mr Miffin is Alexandra’s first book and, having her own two boys, she knows what a joy it is to read to and with them from a young age. She now lives in Suffolk with her husband, two sons and a variety of furry friends and sometimes can be found tinkering on her own old motorbike, Benny the Bantam.
Mr Miffin and His Safari Mission
“Nuts and Bolts! A family are stuck on their safari,We’ll take Tiger Moth, so let’s hurry.”Grabbing his battered blue toolbox and his flying jacket,They climb into Tiger Moth who is making a racket!Can Mr Miffin and his monkey, Wrench, get to the family in their broken down jeep in Africa fi...