January 1929 Thirteen-year old Oscar has been brought home, having been badly injured during his second term at a boarding school. Hardly has he manoeuvred himself through the front door...READ MORE
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Award winning Author and Actor
Books written by Michelle
‘...an immersive read, featuring a wonderful cast of characters and great dialogue, in a beautifully written novel, full of incident and humour.
‘This novel transported me to another age with utter conviction. Great pageturning, storytelling and warm vivid characters.'
‘This splendid first novel is unashamedly and gloriously sentimental and it cannot fail to be loved by readers of all ages’
A returned American evacuee dubbed Rusty, is the heroine of this splendid book. ’
‘packs everything opera style. Once I started reading it. I couldn’t put it down.”
'characters to care about and a commitment to the exhilarating power of reading.'
‘This is a book for the holidays: big, packed with detail and gratifyingly emotional in its ending.'
‘Michelle Magorian gets right under the skin of her protagonists and makes you experience what they are feeling in a way which stays with you long after the book is finished.'
‘Sweet story for younger siblings worried about childcare or school.'
Celebrating 40 years since first publishing, revisit and reconnect with the magically unforgettable classic story, presented in a beautiful clothbound hardback edition and featuring a brand new introduction and short...READ MORE