Featured Books, with extracts, by Bernard Ashley
Nadine Dreams of Home
Bernard Ashley - illustrated by Ollie Cuthbertson
Shortlisted for the Little Rebels Book Award 2015 Interest Age 7-12 Reading Age 7+ A beautiful story which captures the dreams and hopes of Nadine, newly arrived in the UK from Goma and still traumatised by the terrors of the...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/07/2014 Info Extract Wishlist Compare price Buy
The power of football to transform a boy's life makes a roller coaster story line to this touching novel of how Makis, newly arrived in London from a Greek island destroyed by an earthquake, builds a new life for himself...
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Format: Paperback | Released 03/03/2011 Info Extract Wishlist Compare price Buy
This is an eye-opening and compelling book of life in Ghana told through the eyes of a young boy who finds himself trapped in a living nightmare. Thought-provoking and sinister in equal measure it will take you into the poverty...
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Format: Paperback | Released 19/06/2008 Info Extract Wishlist Compare price Buy
The Trouble with Donovan Croft
Selected by a distinguished independent panel of experts including our editorial expert, Julia Eccleshare, for Diverse Voices - 50 of the best Children's Books celebrating cultural diversity in the UK. Donovan Croft is sent to be fostered by Keith Chapman's...
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Format: Paperback | Released 05/06/2008 Info Extract Wishlist Compare price Buy
Down To The Wire
A brilliant adventure for any budding journalist to get their teeth into. Ben Maddox is in the cut and thrust world of journalism and when he's sent off to report from the fragile peace of the Ivory Coast he finds...
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Format: Paperback | Released 07/09/2006 Info Extract Wishlist Compare price Buy
A fast moving and compassionate contemporary thriller, Smokescreen weaves together several stories to create a brilliant picture of the complex wheeling and dealing that lies about the trafficking of people into the UK. When EllieÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Dad takes over a failing...
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Format: Paperback | Released 30/06/2006 Info Extract Wishlist Compare price Buy
One of the best books ever about the realities of young boys forced into fighting in rebel armies and the effect it can have. Back home, Kaninda has been trained to carry a gun and use it. When he is...
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Format: Paperback | Released 30/09/1999 Info Extract Wishlist Compare price Buy
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