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A Strange Kind of Brave

A Strange Kind of Brave

A story of survival, regret and forgiveness from bestselling Waterstones Children's Book Prize shortlisted author Sarah Moore Fitzgerald.

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ISBN 9781510104129
Barcode 9781510104129
Published 27 August 2019 by Hachette Children's Books
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Moore Fitzgerald, Sarah
Availability Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks

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ISBN-13 9781510104129
ISBN-10 1510104127
Stock Available
Status Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks
Publisher Hachette Children's Books
Imprint Orion Children's Books
Publication Date 27 August 2019
International Publication Date 25 July 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Moore Fitzgerald, Sarah
Category Adventure Stories
Personal Family, Relationship & Social Issues
Number of Pages 240
Dimensions Width: 130mm
Height: 197mm
Spine: 19mm
Weight 198g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile;Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.92
Catalogue Code 985755

Description of this Book

A new poignant and big-hearted story from bestselling Waterstones Children's Book Prize shortlisted author Sarah Moore Fitzgerald.Allie has brought danger and ruin to her family because of a range of terrible decisions. She is hiding out on a mountain with a sack full of tinned food, an opener, a pen and a lighter and from this vantage point we hear who's coming to get her, what she has done and why.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review A Strange Kind of Brave is all kinds of wonderful. I was right there on every page, laughing, crying and unable to put it down - the twist is glorious! Be warned! If you start this book in bed, you're in for a sleepless night. * Kit de Waal, award-winning author of MY NAME IS LEON *
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Sarah Moore Fitzgerald was born in New York in 1965 but grew up in Co. Dublin. She's a professor of Creative Writing at the University of Limerick. She runs regular writers' retreats for academics and students in Ireland and internationally. Follow her on Twitter @SMooreFitz

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