Twist Of Gold
Written by Michael Morpurgo
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A novel that takes the reader on an epic journey through famine, hope and survival by a much-loved award-winning author. Set in both Ireland and America this is a story with cliff hanger endings for every chapter. Perfect for keen readers and reluctant readers alike. A real gem.
In addition to our Lovereading expert opinion for Twist of Gold a small number of children were lucky enough to be invited to review this title. Here's a taster....'an amazing, emotional, unforgettable book, which in some parts made me feel like crying...one of the best books I’ve ever read!'
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Twist Of Gold by Michael Morpurgo
Sean and Annie have one chance to escape the potato famine and plague in Ireland. They survive a shipwreck and land safely in America searching for their father. But their new land is one of hardship and they live in poverty on the streets of Boston. However, their adventure is just beginning.
A small number of children were lucky enough to be invited to review Twist of Gold. Read their reviews below.
Aoife Bolger, age 10 - 'an amazing, emotional, unforgettable book, which in some parts made me feel like crying...It’s one of the best books I’ve ever read!' Click Here to read the full review.
Morgan Steigmann, aged 14 - 'The amount of emotion this book contains is phenomenal...Although Sean and Annie aren’t sure where their adventure will take them...one thing is for sure: you’ll be with them every step of the way.' Click Here to read the full review.
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