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Skellig

Skellig
Author: David Almond
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1444910639
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The beautiful and haunting novel that launched David Almond as one of the best children's writers of today When a move to a new house coincides with his baby sister's illness, Michael's world seems suddenly lonely and uncertain. Then, one Sunday afternoon, he stumbles into the old, ramshackle garage of his new home, and finds something magical. A strange creature - part owl, part angel, a being who needs Michael's help if he is to survive. With his new friend Mina, Michael nourishes Skellig back to health, while his baby sister languishes in the hospital. But Skellig is far more than he at first appears, and as he helps Michael breathe life into his tiny sister, Michael's world changes for ever . . . Skellig won the Carnegie Medal and the Whitbread Children's Book Award and is now a major Sky1 feature film, starring Tim Roth and John Simm. David Almond is also winner of the 2010 Hans Christian Andersen award. Powerful and moving - The Guardian This newly jacketed edition celebrates 15 years of this multi-award-winning novel.
Skellig
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: David Almond
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-09-05 - Publisher: Hachette UK
The beautiful and haunting novel that launched David Almond as one of the best children's writers of today When a move to a new house coincides with his baby sister's illness, Michael's world seems suddenly lonely and uncertain. Then, one Sunday afternoon, he stumbles into the old, ramshackle garage of
Skellig Michael
Language: en
Pages: 268
Authors: George Beatty
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-10-01 - Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
On its surface Skellig Michael reads like a fast-paced international thriller involving crimes in high office, terrorism threats, espionage, corporate takeover battles, sex, lust, poignant romance, chase scenes, and shootouts. But readers who probe deeper may find the novel more provocative and complex than they initially thought. And in the
Skellig
Language: en
Pages: 110
Authors: Des Lavelle
Categories: Skellig Islands (Ireland)
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987 - Publisher:
The Skellig islands are in the parish of Killemlagh.
Popular Songs of Ireland
Language: en
Pages: 340
Authors: Thomas Crofton Croker
Categories: Ballads, English
Type: BOOK - Published: 1839 - Publisher:
Books about Popular Songs of Ireland
English
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Kath Jordan
Categories: English language
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Letts and Lonsdale
This revision guide for Key Stage 3 English contains in-depth course coverage and advice on how to get the best results in the Year 9 National Test. It has progress check questions and exam practice questions.
Hopkins on Skellig Michael
Language: en
Pages: 68
Authors: Paddy Bushe
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher:
Books about Hopkins on Skellig Michael
Skellig
Language: en
Pages: 436
Authors: E R Barr
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-02 - Publisher:
Rumors of magic and murder hung over the tragedy at Tinker's Grove which destroyed a town and killed some fine people. Aunt Emily thought sending Conor Archer to Ireland to see his godmother was the solution to keep him safe and out of harm's way. Conor went, and immediately got
The Poetics of Childhood
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Roni Natov
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-03 - Publisher: Routledge
First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Journal of the Cork Historical and Archaeological Society
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Cork Historical and Archaeological Society
Categories: Cork (Ireland : County)
Type: BOOK - Published: 1895 - Publisher:
Includes lists of members.
Легенды, заговоры и суеверия Ирландии
Language: ru
Pages: 904
Authors: Франческа Уайльд
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-05 - Publisher: Litres
Автор этой книги Франческа Сперанца Уайльд – мать всемирно известного писателя Оскара Уайльда – замечательно образованная и удивительно талантливая женщина, считала, что три великих источника знания открывают туманное прошлое человечества – язык, мифология и древние памятники страны. Франческа посвятила свой труд мифологии. Она собрала ирландские легенды, сказания и заклинания, бережно