Jackdaw Summer

Publisher: 
Hachette Children's Books
ISBN: 
0340881992
Publication Date: 
May 7, 2009
List Price: 
$13.57
Format: 
paperback
Pages: 
240
Short Review: 
Every summer Liam and Max roam the wild countryside of Northumberland but this year things are different. One hot summers day a jackdaw leads the two boys into an ancient farm house where they find a baby, wrapped in a blanket, with a scribbled note pinned to it: PLESE LOOK AFTER HER RITE. THIS IS A CHILDE OF GOD. And so begins Jackdaw Summer. A summer when friendships are tested. A summer when lines between good and bad are blurred. A summer that Liam will never forget ...
Long Review: 

Every summer Liam and Max roam the wild countryside of Northumberland but this year things are different. One hot summer's day a jackdaw leads the two boys into an ancient farm house where they find a baby, wrapped in a blanket, with a scribbled note pinned to it: PLESE LOOK AFTER HER RITE. THIS IS A CHILDE OF GOD. And so begins Jackdaw Summer. A summer when friendships are tested. A summer when lines between good and bad are blurred. A summer that Liam will never forget ...

Reviewer: 
ELV
Rating: 
4

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Author David Almond winner of 2010 Hans Christian Andersen award

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David Almond