Telling the Sea

Telling the Sea

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Follows the fortunes of Nona, her mother and Nona's younger sister Sharon. The family runs away together to the seaside village in Wales which was the focus of Nona's mother's own childhood happiness. The author also wrote Midnight Blue, winner of the 1990 Smarties Prize.
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Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 256 pages
  • 130 x 194 x 20mm | 222.26g
  • Lion Hudson Plc
  • Lion Children's Books
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0745947409
  • 9780745947402

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'A powerful story of coming through, with no punches pulled.' Daily Mail; 'A gripping novel with a strong unsentimental warmth. Hard to put down.' Children's Book Foundation; 'A superb novel which deserves a place in school libraries.' School Librarian
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About Pauline Fisk

Pauline Fisk is the author of Midnight Blue a highly original fantasy which won the Smarties Book Prize in 1990. She has also written several other children's novels including: Tyger Pool, The Beast of Whixall Moss, The Candle House and Sabrina Fludde (publishing Oct 2001). She lives with her family in Shropshire.
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46 ratings
3.76 out of 5 stars
5 26% (12)
4 33% (15)
3 33% (15)
2 9% (4)
1 0% (0)
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