Nightmare: Two Ghostly Tales Band 17/Diamond by Berlie Doherty
  

Synopsis

Nightmare: Two Ghostly Tales Band 17/Diamond by Berlie Doherty

Two spooky stories from double-Carnegie-winner, Berlie Doherty. Dark and atmospheric these two tales send a chill down the spine. A desolate winter moor is the backdrop to the first story of a haunting friendship, and, in the second, when the past comes back to haunt Charlie, it becomes impossible to tell what is real and what isn't. * Diamond/Band 17 books offer more complex, underlying themes to give opportunities for children to understand causes and points of view. * Text type: Two stories by a significant author. * A feelings bar chart on pages 54-55 show the rise and fall in the narrators emotions during the first story, Nightmare. * Curriculum links: Citizenship: Living in a diverse world. * This book has been quizzed for Accelerated Reader.

About the Author

Berlie Doherty

Berlie Doherty is one of the UK’s favourite children’s authors. She has been writing for over twenty years and is published in more than twenty languages. She is a prolific writer of novels, storybooks, picture books, and plays. Berlie lives in Derbyshire.

To read a question and answer session with Berlie Doherty please click here.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
56 pages
Interest Age: From 9

Author

Berlie Doherty
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Author's Website

www.berliedoherty.com

Publisher

Collins an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
www.collins.co.uk

Publication date

1st September 2009

ISBN

9780007307906


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