This new, re-illustrated edition with an afterword by Nina Bawden was published to celebrate the twentieth anniversary of the publication of Carrie's War, her classic story about two children in a world at war. Pp.181, black & white illustrations by Mark Edwards to chapter headings, signed by Nina Bawden to front free endpaper. Red cloth, bumps to top corners. Illustrated dustwrapper has minor edge wear and a small closed tear to top rear edge, but is now in a removable clear protective wrap. VG/VG. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: When Carrie Wendy Willow is evacuated to the countryside during World War II, it is just the start of a series of adventures. This book also includes "The Witch's Daughter" and "The Peppermint Pig".
About the Author: Nina Bawden is one of today's best writers for both adults and children. she has often used her own childhood experiences in her books - Carrie's War is set in the mining valley in Wales where she lived as an evacuee in wartime. She studied philosophy, politics and economics at Somerville College, Oxford and finished her first novel the year after she took her degree. She won the Guardian Award for Children's Fiction for The Peppermint Pig.
Title: Carrie's War. (Illustrated by Mark Edwards).
Publisher: London: Hamish Hamilton
Publication Date: 1995
Book Description London: Hamish Hamilton, 1995. New edition, 1st thus with illustrations by Mark Edwards,181pp. Colour dustwrapper. Two London children are evacuated to Wales during the Second World War. Near-FINE copy in dustwrapper. Bookseller Inventory # 3340
Book Description Hamish Hamilton, 1995. Hardcover. Book Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: As New. Illustrated Edition. Hamish Hamilton 1995 illustrated hardback , as new. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-4866072606
Book Description Hamish Hamilton Ltd, 1995. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Ex Library Book with usual stamps and stickers. A few small marks to the page edges. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Bookseller Inventory # mon0007943638
Book Description Hardback. Book Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Bookseller Inventory # GOR002893826
Book Description Hardback. Book Condition: Fair. A readable copy of the book which may include some defects such as highlighting and notes. Cover and pages may be creased and show discolouration. Bookseller Inventory # GOR003556517