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By David Almond -
How does a child who has known only war begin to envision peace? This short, poignant story for young readers presents a boy ...Read Review
By David Almond -
Published 2014 (UK)Published 2015 (US)
Dominic Hall is growing up in a pebble-dashed home in northern England in the post-WWII years. His father, a caulker in the shipyards, ...Read Review
Over the last 20 years The Historical Novels Review (the society's print magazine for our members) has published reviews of some 15,000 historical fiction books.
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