Warm and humorous story set in the hot summer of 1947, giving an insight into how families coped with the return of fathers in post-war Britain. Readership level: 12+.
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Michelle Magorian is the author of Goodnight, Mister Tom, which has been translated into 11 languages and adapted for stage, radio, and a BAFTA award-winning TV film, starring the late John Thaw. She is the winner of the Costa Prize and the Guardian Children’s Fiction Award.Review:
"The book is a treat . . . A masterly work." —Philip Pullman, Guardian
"A heartwarming look at tough issues; give the Hollis kids to fans of the Penderwick and Casson families." --School Library Journal, 2/1/2016
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Book Description Egmont Press, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1405239565
Book Description Egmont, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111405239565