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Goodnight Mister Tom

Series: Puffin book collection

Format: Hardback

ISBN: 9780241524541

Publication Date: 6 May 2021

Subject: Children's novels

Suitable for: Primary (Year 5, Year 6)

AR: 5.1 MY

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A deprived and physically abused boy from London flourishes under the care of an old man when he is evacuated to the countryside during World War II. 40th anniversary hardback edition, includes a new introduction and extra content by the author.
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A deprived and physically abused boy from London flourishes under the care of an old man when he is evacuated to the countryside during World War II. 40th anniversary hardback edition, includes a new introduction and extra content by the author.

Young Willie Beech is evacuated to the country as Britain stands on the brink of the Second World War. A sad, deprived child, he slowly begins to flourish under the care of old Tom Oakley - but his new - found happiness is shattered by a summons from his mother back in London...

Book banded for guided reading by the Institute of Education - longer novel / challenging in terms of subject and length

NOTE : Winner of the Guardian Children's Fiction Award 1982.
NOTE : There is spot-foiling on the front and rear covers and spine.

Contents

Introduction
1. Meeting
2. Little Weirwold
3. Saturday morning
4. Equipped
5. 'Chamberlain Announces'
6. Zach
7. An encounter over blackberries
8. School
9. Birthday boy
10. The case
11. Friday
12. The show must go on
13. Carol singing
14. New beginnings
15. Home
16. The search
17. Rescue
18. 'Recovery'
19. The Sea, the sea, the sea!
20. Spooky Cott
21. Back to school
22. Grieving
23. Postscript
Rachel and the Paint-box
Goodnight Mister Tom - the musical
Acknowledgements

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JF
Subject
Children's novels
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6 May 2021
Edition
New
ISBN
9780241524541
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Pages
400
Width
132mm
Height
204mm
Weight
438g
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