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Noah Barleywater runs away

Author: John Boyne; Oliver Jeffers
Publisher: Oxford : David Fickling, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In Noah Barleywater Runs Away, bestselling author John Boyne explores the world of childhood and the adventures that we can all have there. Noah is running away from his problems, or at least that's what he thinks, the day he takes the untrodden path through the forest. When he comes across a very unusual toyshop and meets the even more unusual toymaker he's not sure what to expect. But the toymaker has a story to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Boyne; Oliver Jeffers
ISBN: 9781849920407 1849920400
OCLC Number: 751807207
Description: 1 volume : illustrations
Responsibility: by John Boyne ; illustrated by Oliver Jeffers.

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Noah is running away from his problems the day he takes the untrodden path through the forest - or at least that's what he thinks. When he comes across a very unusual toyshop and meets the even more  Read more...

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