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When we were Warriors

When we were Warriors
 

A body washed up on the beach... Evacuation to an old house with forbidden rooms and dark secrets... An animal rescue service... Set in World War Two, Emma Carroll explores the resilience, resourcefulness and inventiveness of children when their lives fall to pieces.

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ISBN 9780571350407
Barcode 9780571350407
Published 3 July 2019 by Faber and Faber
Format Paperback, Main
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Author(s) By Carroll, Emma
Availability Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days

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ISBN-13 9780571350407
ISBN-10 0571350402
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Faber and Faber
Imprint Faber & Faber
Publication Date 3 July 2019
International Publication Date 7 February 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback, Main
Edition Main
Author(s) By Carroll, Emma
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Historical Fiction
Personal Family, Relationship & Social Issues
Short Stories
Number of Pages 256
Dimensions Width: 129mm
Height: 198mm
Spine: 18mm
Weight 250g
Interest Age Children
Reading Age Children
Library of Congress World War, 1939-1945 - Juvenile fiction
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.92
Catalogue Code 964581

Description of this Book

A body washed up on the beach... Evacuation to an old house with forbidden rooms and dark secrets... An animal rescue service... Set in World War Two, Emma Carroll explores the resilience, resourcefulness and inventiveness of children when their lives fall to pieces. Introducing some compelling new characters, as well as revisiting some familiar settings, these adventures are sure to win over new readers, as well as fans of old favourites such as Letters from the Lighthouse and Frost Hollow Hall.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 5 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Emma Carroll was a secondary school English teacher for many years. The Lost Boy is Emma's seventh novel; she has also written the highly-acclaimed Frost Hollow Hall, The Girl Who Walked on Air, In Darkling Wood,The Snow Sister,Strange Star and Letters from the Lighthouse. She lives in the Somerset hills with her husband and two terriers.

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