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15%OFFMelvin Burgess - An Angel for May - 9781849395342 - V9781849395342
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An Angel for May

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Description for An Angel for May Paperback. Tam is unhappy at home and often takes refuge in the ruins of Thowt It Farm. But then one day he is transported back to the Second World War. Alone and afraid, he makes friends with May, who has been rescued from a bombed-out house. She tries to persuade him to stay at the farm, but Tam is afraid of being trapped in the past forever. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 5AK; YFB. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 200 x 131 x 13. Weight in Grams: 162.
Tam is unhappy at home and often takes refuge in the ruins of Thowt It Farm. But then one day he is transported back to the Second World War. Alone and afraid, he makes friends with May, who has been rescued from a bombed-out house. She tries to persuade him to stay at the farm, but Tam is afraid of being trapped in the past forever.

Product Details

Publisher
Andersen Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
Number of Pages
192
Place of Publication
London, United Kingdom
ISBN
9781849395342
SKU
V9781849395342
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Ref
99-5

About Melvin Burgess
Melvin Burgess was born in London and brought up in Surrey and Sussex. He has had a variety of jobs before becoming a full-time writer. Before his first novel, he had short stories published and a play broadcast on Radio 4. He is now regarded as one of the best writers in contemporary children's literature.

Reviews for An Angel for May
"Known for his gritty Young Adult realism, Burgess's subject matter can be challenging, but in writing for a younger audience the darker side has been tempered with insight, positivity and hope."
Teaching Reading & Writing, featured in 10 Books with Hidden Depths
"An atmospheric, eerie book"
Carnegie Medal judges
"An intricate, moving tale"
The Observer ... Read more

Goodreads reviews for An Angel for May


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