Author:Aidan Chambers


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Postcards from No Man's Land

By: Aidan Chambers

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Definitions: 2007

Seller ID: 236577

ISBN: 1862302847

Condition: Good Condition

Jacob Todd is abroad on his own for the first time, visiting his grandfather's grave at the annual commemoration of the Battle of Arnhem in Amsterdam. There, he meets Geertrui, a terminally ill old lady, who tells an extraordinary story of love and betrayal, which completely overturns Jacob's view of himself and his country, and leads him to question his place in the world. Jacob's story is paralled in time by the events of the dramatic day in World War II when retreating troops were sheltered by Geertrui's family. An intensely moving and richly layered novel, spanning 50 years, which powerful... View more info

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Ghosts That Haunt you

By: Aidan Chambers [Compiiled]

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Puffin / Penguin Books: 1983

Seller ID: 230709

ISBN: 0140314288

Condition: Good Condition

Ten of the best ghost stories every written. The Lonesome Place - August Derleth; The Empty Schoolroom - Pamela Hansford Johnson; Brownie - R. Chetwynd-Hayes; Lost Hearts - M. R. James; Tea At Ravensburgh - Joan Aiken; School for the Unspeakable - Manly Wade Wellman; The Emissary - Ray Bradbury; The Lamp - Agatha Christie; We'll Always Have Tommy - Brian Morse; Dead Trouble - Aidan Chambers 168 pages. Cover has a few creases. Cover edges rubbed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Children's::Children's Fiction; Children; Children's::Puffin. ISBN: 0140314288. ISBN... View more info