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The dragonfly pool

Author: Eva Ibbotson
Publisher: London : Macmillan Children's, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tally Hamilton is furious to hear she is being sent from London to a horrid, stuffy boarding school in the countryside, all because of the stupid war. But Delderton Hall is a far more unusual and interesting place than Tally ever imagined.
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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Children's historical fiction
Children's fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eva Ibbotson
ISBN: 9780230704589 0230704581 9780230709799 0230709796
OCLC Number: 191890533
Awards: Short-listed for Independent Booksellers' Week Book of the Year Award: Children's Book of the Year 2009
Description: 397 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Eva Ibbotson.

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One of the most eagerly awaited children's novels of the year, THE DRAGONFLY POOL is the new historical epic from the bestselling, multi-award-winning author of JOURNEY TO THE RIVER SEA.  Read more...

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