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Author: Siobhan Dowd; David Fickling Books.
Publisher: [Oxford, UK] ; New York, NY : David Fickling Books, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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In 1981, the height of Ireland's "Troubles," eighteen-year-old Fergus is distracted from his upcoming A-level exams by his imprisoned brother's hunger strike, the stress of being a courier for Sinn Fein, and dreams of a murdered girl whose body he discovered in a bog.
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Genre/Form: Family stories
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Young adult fiction
Dust jackets (Binding)
Mystery and detective fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Siobhan Dowd; David Fickling Books.
ISBN: 9780385751698 0385751699 9780385751704 0385751702 9780385614269 0385614268 9780385614313 0385614314 9780375841354 0375841350
OCLC Number: 176822813
Notes: On t.p. verso: Printed in the United States of American September 2008.
Performer(s): Read by Sile Bermingham.
Awards: Carnegie Medal winner, 2009
Description: 321 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Siobhan Dowd.

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Digging for peat in the mountain, Fergus finds the body of a child, and it looks like she's been murdered. As Fergus tries to make sense of the mad world around him a little voice comes to him in his  Read more...

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