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The whispering road

Author: Livi Michael
Publisher: London : Penguin, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In Victorian England, poverty-stricken, orphaned siblings Joe and Annie escape from the abusive farmer they work for and try to survive in Manchester, with help from a friendly tramp, a mysterious dog-woman, and a renegade printer who supports the rights of the poor. Suggested level: secondary.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Children's stories
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Livi Michael
ISBN: 0141317035 9780141317038
OCLC Number: 56873802
Description: 404 pages
Responsibility: Livi Michael.

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A moving and powerful story about brother and sister, Joe and Annie, who flee from a pitiful existence as servants. They embark on a tough and perilous journey to Manchester in search of their mother  Read more...

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