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Ghost hawk

Author: Susan Cooper
Publisher: London : Corgi Books, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the winter of his 11th year, Little Hawk goes deep into the forest, where he must endure a three month test of solitude and survival, which will turn him into a man. But outside the woods, the world is changing. English settlers are landing on the shores of the New World, and tensions between native tribes and the invaders are rising. Little Hawk's fate becomes irreversibly entwined with that of John, a young  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Fiction 13+
Historical
Fiction
Historical fiction
Young adult works
Teenage Fiction
Teen fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Cooper
ISBN: 9780552568180 055256818X
OCLC Number: 880835269
Notes: Originally published: London: The Bodley Head, 2013.
Awards: Short-listed for Carnegie Medal 2014 (UK)
Long-listed for UKLA Book Award 2015 (UK)
Target Audience: 11+.; Adolescent.
Description: 338 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Susan Cooper.

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In the winter of his eleventh year, Little Hawk goes deep into the forest, where he must endure a three-month test of solitude and survival which will turn him into a man. English settlers are  Read more...

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