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Centuries of stories : new stories for a new millennium

Author: Wendy Cooling
Publisher: London : HarperCollins, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This anthology contains 20 stories, each one set against the background of one particular time and place in one of the last 20 centuries. The settings are worldwide, the themes are wide-ranging and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wendy Cooling
ISBN: 0001857150 9780001857155
OCLC Number: 41833367
Description: 311 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: In ancient time / Michael Morpurgo --
Into the dark / Henrietta Branford --
The wall / Vivian French --
The valley of the crocuses / Jean Ure --
Wistan the strange / Robert Swindells --
A taste of freedom / Mary Hoffman --
Angel to angel / Annie Dalton --
Odin's day / Melvin Burgess --
Brother Aelred's feet / Gillian Cross --
The hammer and the cross / Alan Durant --
A falcon for a queen / Theresa Breslin --
The mask / Bernard Ashley --
The death of a prince / Jenny Nimmo --
"Why would I lie?" / Geraldine McCaughrean --
The mystery of the invisible friends / Pete Johnson --
The daughter / Jacqueline Wilson --
London rises from the ashes / Jeremy Strong --
Toinette / Adèle Geras --
North / Malorie Blackman --
Swimming in time / Margaret Mahy.
Responsibility: edited by Wendy Cooling.

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