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Gripping Tales: Thomas and the Tinners

Gripping Tales: Thomas and the Tinners
 

This series of 6 stories are full of adventure, intrigue and suspense.

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ISBN 9780750256506
Barcode 9780750256506
Published 1 March 2009 by Hachette Children's Books
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Paton Walsh, Jill
Illustrated by Marks, Alan
Series Gripping Tales (part: 6)
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ISBN-13 9780750256506
ISBN-10 0750256508
Stock Out of stock
Status Not currently available
Publisher Hachette Children's Books
Imprint Wayland (Publishers) Ltd
Publication Date 1 March 2009
International Publication Date 1 November 2008
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Paton Walsh, Jill
Illustrated by Marks, Alan
Series Gripping Tales (part: 6)
Category Adventure Stories
War Stories
Number of Pages 48
Dimensions Width: 147mm
Height: 199mm
Spine: 4mm
Weight 112g
Interest Age 9-11 years
Reading Age 9-11 years
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.914
Catalogue Code 47483

Description of this Book

The miner's work is hard-they need pasties to keep them going. When Thomas shares his pasty with a small miner, he is rewarded with a wish. But soon, more miners appear and Thomas regrets his kindness-until he faces an even bigger problem...

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Author's Bio

Jill Paton Walsh is a distinguished writer, best-known for her adult novel, Knowledge of Angels, which was shortlisted for the 1994 Booker Prize. Among her many children's titles are The Dolphin Crossing (widely acknowledged as a modern classic); Gaffer Samson's Luck (Winner of the Smarties Prize); The Emperor's Winding Sheet (Winner of the Whitbread Award) and Thomas and the Tinners (Winner of the Smarties Prize).

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