Patricia Elliott The Ice Boy

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The Ice Boy

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9780340854242: The Ice Boy

Edward's vision of a land far across the sea brings him hope that his father is alive and well, and didn't perish in the storm. If only he could reach the island and look for Dad. When he rescues Bur, the mysterious young man from the waves, Edward is given the chance to attempt the perilous quest, but time is fast running out.

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Patricia Elliott is the author of Murkmere, which was longlisted for the Guardian Children's Fiction Award.

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Elliot builds an intriguing mystery without losing young readers. All the time that Elliott is weaving tension, suspense and a sense of danger in her book, she also steadily builds complex characters. * English Association Journal * gripping ... impossible to put down. * The Hounslow Chronicle * gripping to say the least! * Artsline UK.com * A remarkable first novel ... here is a writer whom you can trust. * Armadillo * The standard of writing displayed by the winners of the Fidler Award is high, and 'The Ice Boy' is no exception. * Writers' News * I've just read this book, which is sooo good ... I couldn't put it down. * Mizz magazine reader review * an entertaining and intriguing read ... a stirring adventure story, with lots to grip the imagination and set the mind thinking. * Carousel * An entertaining and intriguing read...a stirring adventure story, with lots to grip the imagination and set the mind thinking * Carousel * Elliott is one of [the Fidler Award's] worthiest winners. This atmospheric debut novel [is] heavy on Kleenex * The Glasgow Herald * An imaginatively told tale * Newbury Weekly News * The story is gripping...filled with striking metaphors, the book paints a clear picture in the imagination * The Hounslow Chronicle * A remarkable first novel...here is a writer whom you can trust to tell a real story in language that is fresh, subtle and vivid. * Armadillo * Elliott builds an intriguing mystery without losing young readers...All the time that Elliott is weaving tension, suspense and a sense of dange in her book, she also steadily builds complex characters * English Association Journal *

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