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New house, new school, new friends-but Matt Lanchester knows it wont all be that easy when he moves to the town of Hay-on-Wye. Almost as soon as he arrives, he is drawn into a mystery when he sees a roadside memorial marked by a little wooden cross with the initials M.L. carved into it. His initials! Then he meets Robbo and Tig and Old Wil Jones and his wife, Gwynnie. Theres history here and a well-kept village secret-and Matt is desperate to find out more.

About the Author

Linda Newbery, winner of the prestigious Costa Award for Childrens Literature, effortlessly mixes the old with the new, the past with the present, tragedy with triumph in this hauntingly beautiful novel.

Linda Newbery is the acclaimed author of At the Firefly Gate, Sisterland, The Shell House, and Set in Stone, winner of the Costa Award for childrens literature. She lives in Northamptonshire with her husband and three cats.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780375845741
Publisher:
David Fickling Books
Subject:
Mystery and detective stories
Author:
Newbery, Linda
Subject:
Ghosts
Subject:
Mysteries, Espionage, & Detective Stories
Subject:
Mysteries & Detective Stories
Subject:
Children s Middle Readers-General
Edition Description:
American
Publication Date:
20080311
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
from 3 up to 7
Language:
English
Pages:
208
Dimensions:
8.32x5.93x.85 in. .71 lbs.
Age Level:
08-12

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