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When Marnie Was There

When Marnie Was There (Paperback)

By Robinson, Joan G.

Anna hasn't a friend in the world -- until she meets Marnie among the sand dunes. But Marnie isn't all she seems! An atmospheric ghost story with truths to tell about friendship, families and loneliness.

ISBN 9780007330010
Published 13 November 2009 by HarperCollins Publishers
Format Paperback
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Series Essential Modern Classics
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ISBN-13 9780007330010
ISBN-10 0007330014
Stock Out of stock
Status Publication Cancelled
Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
Imprint HarperCollins Children's Books
Publication Date 13 November 2009
International Publication Date 1 October 2009
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Robinson, Joan G.
Series Essential Modern Classics
Category Adventure Stories
Number of Pages 288
Dimensions Width: 130mm
Height: 197mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age 9-11 years
Reading Age 9-11 years
Library of Congress Foster children, England, Norfolk, Juvenile fiction, Friendship
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile;Primary and secondary/elementary and high school
Dewey Code 823.914
Catalogue Code 64148

Description of this Book

Anna hasn't a friend in the world -- until she meets Marnie among the sand dunes. But Marnie isn't all she seems! An atmospheric ghost story with truths to tell about friendship, families and loneliness.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Beautifully planned, hauntingly written, these chapters hold a thrilling intensity! The most striking novel in its genre since Tom's Midnight Garden Times Literary Supplement Extraordinarily potent fantasy! the climax is both thrilling and intensely moving. The Spectator Deeply perceptive Children's Book News

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Author's Bio

The second of four children of barrister parents, Joan Robinson spent her early childhood in Hampstead Garden Suburb. She went to seven schools, but passed no exams. Having always wanted to be an illustrator, she began with fourteen books for small children, and later moved on to older children's fiction. She is internationally renowned for her TEDDY ROBINSON books.

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