Summary[ edit ] Danny is only four months old when his mother dies, and at the beginning of the book, he lives with his widowed father, William, in a gypsy caravan, where William operates a service station and a garage. When Danny is nine years old, he discovers that William has regularly participated in poaching pheasants owned by local magnate, Mr. One morning later, at 2: While William recovers from his injury, he and Danny discover that Mr.
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Danny, the Champion of the World was first published in PSHCE and Design Technology inspired by Danny's world. Students can design a new pheasant-catching trick, explore the relationship between Danny and his Dad, and develop suspense writing.
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