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Kit's Wilderness

Kit's Wilderness( )
Author: Almond, David
Read by: Keating, Charles
ISBN:978-0-8072-8216-8
Publication Date:Jun 2004
Publisher:Random House Audio Publishing Group
Imprint:Listening Library
Book Format:Paperback
Audio cassette
List Price:USD $36.00
Book Description:

The Watson family moves to Stoneygate, an old coal-mining town, to care for Kit's grandfather. When Kit meets John Askew, another boy whose family has worked in the mines. As Kit's grandfather tells him stories of the mine's past, Askew takes Kit into the mines, where the boys look for the childhood ghosts of their long gone ancestors

Author Biography
Almond, David (Author)
David Almond was born on May 15, 1951 in the United Kingdom. He writes novels for children and young adults including The Savage, Slog's Dad, My Name Is Mina, The Boy Who Swam with Piranhas, and The Tightrope Walkers. He has received numerous awards including the Carnegie Medal for Skellig, two Whitbread Awards, the Michael L. Printz Award for young-adult books for Kit's Wilderness, the Smarties Prize and the Boston Globe Horn Book Award for The Fire-Eaters, the 2015 Guardian Children's Fiction Prize for A Song for Ella Grey, and the Hans Christian Andersen Award.

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