Nina Bawden Carrie's War

ISBN 13: 9780140867275

Carrie's War

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As the bombs are falling, Carrie and her little brother are evacuated to Wales and billeted at the home of the bullying Mr Evans and his timid sister Lou. At first very unhappy, they discover great warmth when they visit Albert at Druid's Bottom, where they meet Hepzibah Green, who knows magical stories, and Mister Johnny, who speaks a language all his own. When things go wrong, Carrie takes things into her own hands, without guessing the awful consequences.

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I doubt that anything will beat this traditional page-to-stage adaptation for ceaselessly involving telling of a cracking story." Fiona Mountford, Evening Standard

About the Author:

Nina Bawden grew up in London, Norfolk, Shropshire and South Wales, where she was evacuated during the war. She worked on farms and as a country postwoman and began to write after graduating from Somerville College, Oxford. She has written 17 novelsfor children and 21 for adults.

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