Born on the 29th of February, poor Augustus only has a birthday every four years. Determined not to die aged 20, he hatches a plan that drives his family to distraction and sends him careering out of control towards a hideous fate where he is trapped in a time-loop.

A Stitch in Time 1996, Hodder Children's Books, London

ISBN-13: 9780340670552

Mass-market paperback