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Nation

Author: Terry Pratchett
Publisher: London : Doubleday, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After a devastating tsunami destroys all that they have ever known, Mau, an island boy, and Daphne, an aristocratic English girl, together with a small band of refugees, set about rebuilding their community and all the things that are important in their lives.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Terry Pratchett
ISBN: 9780385613705 0385613709 9780385613712 0385613717
OCLC Number: 231884187
Awards: Winner of Brit Writers' Awards: Published Writer of the Year 2010.
Shortlisted for Carnegie Medal 2010.
Description: 409 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: Terry Pratchett.

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Finding himself alone on a desert island when everything and everyone he knows and loved has been washed away in a huge storm, Mau is the last surviving member of his nation. He's also completely  Read more...

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"Thought-provoking as well as fun, this is Pratchett at his most philosophical, with characters and situations sprung from ideas and games with language. And it celebrates the joy of the moment." -- Read more...

 
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