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Sapphire Battersea
 

Sapphire Battersea (EPUB ebook)

By Wilson, Jacqueline
Illustrated by Sharratt, Nick

Hetty Feather is a Foundling Hospital girl and was given her name when she was left there as a baby by her mother. But she always longed to be called Sapphire, after her sapphire-blue eyes. When she is reunited with her mother, she hopes her new name, Sapphire Battersea, will als... read full description below.

ISBN 9781409027256
Barcode 9781409027256
Published 29 September 2011 by Random House
Available in EPUB format
Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
Language en
Series Hetty Feather (part: 2)

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ISBN-13 9781409027256
ISBN-10 1409027252
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Random House
Imprint RHCP Digital
Publication Date 29 September 2011
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format EPUB ebook
Language English
Translated from English
Author(s) By Wilson, Jacqueline
Illustrated by Sharratt, Nick
Series Hetty Feather (part: 2)
Category Non-Fiction (Child / Teen)
Fiction (Child / Teen)
Personal Awareness & Social Issues
Historical Fiction
Ethical Issues
Number of Pages 432
Dimensions Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age 9-11 years
Reading Age 9-11 years
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.92
Catalogue Code 636807

Description of this Electronic Book

Hetty Feather is a Foundling Hospital girl and was given her name when she was left there as a baby. When she is reunited with her mother, she hopes her beautiful new name, Sapphire Battersea, will also mean a new life! But things don't always go as planned... Follow the twists and turns of Hetty's adventure as she goes out to work as a maid for a wealthy man. She longs to be reunited with her childhood sweetheart Jem - but also finds a new sweetheart, Bertie the butcher's boy, who whisks her away from her chores to experience the delights of the funfair! But Hetty's life may also take a darker path. Can she cope with the trials ahead?

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review As wise, warm and deliciously readable as ever

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Author's Bio

JACQUELINE WILSON is an extremely well-known and hugely popular author who served as Children's Laureate from 2005-7. She has been awarded a number of prestigious awards, including the British Children's Book of the Year and the Guardian Children's Fiction Award (for The Illustrated Mum), the Smarties Prize and the Children's Book Award (for Double Act, for which she was also highly commended for the Carnegie Medal). In 2002 Jacqueline was given an OBE for services to literacy in schools and in 2008 she was appointed a Dame. She was the author most borrowed from British libraries in the last decade. 'A brilliant writer of wit and subtlety' THE TIMES 'She should be prescribed for all cases of reading reluctance' INDEPENDENT ON SUNDAY 'Has a rare gift for writing lightly and amusingly about emotional issues' BOOKSELLER

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