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My Name's Not Friday
Jon Walter
Longlisted for the 2015 Guardian Children's Book prize An extraordinary tale of endurance and hope, Jon Walter's second novel is a beautiful and moving story about the power of belief and the strength of the human spirit, set against the...
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Format: Hardback | Released 02/07/2015
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Close to the Wind
Jon Walter
A timeless and haunting story of a boy and his grandfather fleeing a war-torn country. Original and yet eminiscent of Anne Holm and Sonya Hartnett, Close to the Wind is a powerful and moving novel with greed, love, trust at...
Lovereading Price: £8.79 - Saving £2.20 (20%) Featured in: 11+ readers | 13+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 03/07/2014
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My Name's Not Friday
Jon Walter
Longlisted for the UKLA 2017 Book Award This boy has bought me. He owns me body and soul, and my worth has been set at six hundred dollars.
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Format: Paperback | Released 07/07/2016
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