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Scavenger boy

Author: Theresa Tomlinson; Anthony Lewis
Publisher: London : Walker, 2003.
Series: Time slip adventures.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Michael buys a wooden bobbin the day he and his family move to the village of Cromford. The bobbin twists in his hand as if it has a life of its own and soon Michael is drawn back in time two hundred years to work in the Cromford cotton mill as a scavenger boy. Suggested level: primary, intermediate.
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Children's stories
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Theresa Tomlinson; Anthony Lewis
ISBN: 0744559979 9780744559972
OCLC Number: 51234749
Description: 95 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Time slip adventures.
Responsibility: Theresa Tomlinson ; illustrations by Anthony Lewis.

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"Scavenger Boy" tells the story of Michael's stumble into the past one snowy day, back two centuries where he encounters the weavers of the cotton mills and their children, and becomes involved in  Read more...

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This neatly constructed, absorbing time-slip story once again shows Theresa Tomlinson's gift for recreating working class lives of the past. * Write Away! *

 
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