The Great Fire of London by Jill Atkins
  

The Great Fire of London

Written by Jill Atkins
Illustrated by Julia Pearson
Part of the Historical Stories Series

RRP £6.99

Synopsis

The Great Fire of London by Jill Atkins

As a sleepy William awakes from the cries of Fire, Fire, he thinks something big must be burning. But from the comfort of his own bed he does not realise the whole of London is ablaze! Will is desperate to help save his home and beloved city but are Will and his family in danger? Will they be able to escape with their lives?

About the Author

Escaped teacher, now writing for children with 46 books published so far, ranging from early reading material to teenage novels. I've written 4 books for Franklin Watts, 4 for Wayland and one for Hodder. I'm married with two grown up children and five grandchildren, no pets, though I used to have three beautiful cats, guinea pigs and rabbits. When I was a child, we kept chickens and I loved them, too. I always have my nose in a book. I read both adult's and children's books. My favourite children's books include The Railway Children by E Nesbit, Journey to the River Sea by Eva Ibbotson, River on the Say by Philippa Pearce. My adult reading varies from Charles Dickens to many modern authors. I enjoy listening to music, classical, jazz and some pop.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
48 pages

Author

Jill Atkins
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Publisher

Wayland (Publishers) Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

24th July 2008

ISBN

9780750254281


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