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              Books by Ian Serraillier

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              The Silver Sword

              The Silver Sword (Paperback)

              By Serraillier, Ian

              • RRP: $19.99
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              Having lost their parents in the chaos of war, Ruth, Edek and Bronia are left alone to fend for themselves and hide from the Nazis amid the rubble and ruins of their city. They meet a ragged orphan boy, Jan, who treasures a paperknife - a silver sword - which was entrusted to him... by an escaped prisoner of war.
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              ISBN 9780099572855
              Released NZ 1 Aug 2012
              Publisher Vintage
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              The Silver Sword

              The Silver Sword (Paperback, New edition)

              By Serraillier, Ian; Contributions by Serraillier, Jane

              • RRP: $18.99
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              Alone and fending for themselves in a Poland devastated by World War II, Jan and his three homeless friends cling to the silver sword as a symbol of hope. They travel through Europe towards Switzerland, where they believe they will be reunited with their parents.

              ISBN 9780099439493
              Released NZ 1 May 2003
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              The Silver Sword

              The Silver Sword (Paperback)

              By Serraillier, Ian; Designed by Jones, Matt

              • RRP: $21.00
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              Although the silver sword was only a paper knife, it became the symbol of hope and courage which kept the Balicki children and their orphan friend Jan alive through the four years of occupation when they had to fend for themselves. This book tells a story of life during and after... the Second World War.
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              ISBN 9780141362649
              Released NZ 21 Oct 2015
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series A puffin book
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              The Silver Sword
               

              The Silver Sword (Hardback)

              By Serraillier, Ian; Edited by Serraillier, Anne; Hodges, C. Walter

              • RRP: $54.50
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              One of a series of top-quality fiction for schools, this is a story of four children trekking from Poland to Switzerland to find their parents after the war.

              ISBN 9780435120399
              Released NZ 1 Jan 1990
              Publisher Pearson Education
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series New Windmills KS3
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              The Silver Sword: A BBC Radio full-cast dramatisation
                

              The Silver Sword: A BBC Radio full-cast dramatisation (Audio CD / Audio, Unabridged edition)

              By Serraillier, Ian; Read by Cast, Full; Cox, Hester; McDonald Hughes, Sarah; Hoyle, Stephen

              • RRP: $37.00
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              A BBC radio full-cast dramatisation of this much-loved children's classic. The children head to Switzerland with street urchin Jan, hoping to track down their parents and clinging to the silver sword as a symbol of hope. On the way, Ruth, Bronia, Edek and Jan must avoid the Burgo...master, who hunts Polish refugees.
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              ISBN 9781787533448
              Released NZ 15 Feb 2019
              Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
              Interest Age 9-12 years
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              The Road To Canterbury
               

              The Road To Canterbury (Hardback, 1st New edition)

              By Serraillier, Ian; Illustrated by Lawrence, John

              • RRP: $54.50
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              One of a series of top-quality fiction for schools, this is a collection of retellings of some of Chaucer's stories and character sketches in Canterbury Tales .

              ISBN 9780435122591
              Released NZ 1 May 2004
              Publisher Pearson Education
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series New Windmills KS3
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              The Enchanted Island
                

              The Enchanted Island (Hardback)

              By Serraillier, Ian; Illustrated by Farmer, Peter

              • RRP: $54.50
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              One of a series of top-quality fiction for schools. These retellings of Shakespeare stories focus on The Taming of the Shrew , A Midsummer Night's Dream , The Merchant of Venice , Henry IV Part 1 , Henry V , Twelfth Night , Julius Caesar , Hamlet , King Lear , Macbeth and The Tem...pest .
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              ISBN 9780435121006
              Released NZ 1 Oct 1966
              Publisher Pearson Education
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series New Windmills KS3
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