The Iron Man

The Iron Man

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Mankind must put a stop to the dreadful destruction caused by the Iron Man. A trap is set for him, but he cannot be kept down. Then, when a terrible monster from outer space threatens to lay waste to the planet, it is the Iron Man who finds a way to save the world.show more

Product details

  • 9-12
  • Paperback | 80 pages
  • 126 x 192 x 8mm | 99.79g
  • FABER & FABER
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Main
  • 0571226124
  • 9780571226122
  • 78,608

About Ted Hughes

Ted Hughes (1930-1998) was born in Yorkshire. His first book, The Hawk in the Rain, was published in 1957 by Faber and Faber and was followed by many volumes of poetry and prose for adults and children. He received the Whitbread Book of the Year for two consecutive years for his last published collections of poetry, Tales from Ovid (1997) and Birthday Letters (1998). He was Poet Laureate from 1984, and in 1998 he was appointed to the Order of Merit.show more

Review quote

"'Reckoned one of the greatest of modern fairy tales.' Observer; 'Hughes has never written more compellingly.' Robert Nye, The Times"show more

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3 23% (1,405)
2 6% (362)
1 2% (98)
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