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Peggy's letters

Author: Jacqueline Halsey
Publisher: Victoria, B.C. : Orca Book Publishers, ©2005.
Series: Orca young reader.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In The Final Months Of World War II, ten-year-old Peggy shelters with her mother and baby brother in a London butcher's shop during an air raid. They survive, but their home and everything in it are lost, including Peggy's most treasured possession, a biscuit tin of letters from her father. Their lives change dramatically and Peggy makes friends with a boy named Spud who has a passion for scavenging bombsites,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jacqueline Halsey
ISBN: 155143363X 9781551433639
OCLC Number: 61128076
Target Audience: 008-011.
Description: 116 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.
Series Title: Orca young reader.
Responsibility: Jacqueline Halsey.

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In The Final Months Of World War II, ten-year-old Peggy shelters with her mother and baby brother in a London butcher's shop during an air raid. They survive, but their home and everything in it are lost, including Peggy's most treasured possession, a biscuit tin of letters from her father. Their lives change dramatically and Peggy makes friends with a boy named Spud who has a passion for scavenging bombsites, leading to more than one surprising discovery.

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