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The rabbit girl

Author: Mary Arrigan
Publisher: London : Frances Lincoln Children's Books, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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What is the mystery of the Rabbit Girl picture? Its secret is woven into two stories, one past, one present, told side by side. The first tells how 1940s evacuee Tony and his friend Alice befriend a fascinating old lady in the Lake District who introduces them to the countryside and draws Alice's portrait. In the second, teenage Mallie takes a part-time job in a pet shop, buys her artist mother a dusty old picture  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Fiction
Juvenile works
Children's fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Arrigan
ISBN: 9781847801562 1847801560
OCLC Number: 693810441
Description: 211 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Mary Arrigan.

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Two stories, one set in the 1940s, one in the present, unravel the secret of the Rabbit Girl picture...  Read more...

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This novel has plenty to please both sexes; the descriptions of life from Tony's point of view make Blitz and the life of evacuee seem very real and will appeal to young teenage boys. These chapters Read more...

 
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