Jan Needle’s gripping story of some Falkland Island children who find a wounded Argentinian soldier. The book contains a powerful playscript suitable for classwork and school production, accompanied by resources including background material and lively activities.
Playscript – the book contains a playscript focusing on issues that are of interest in schools.
Accompanying resources contain activities for drama (including role-play), reading, writing, and speaking and listening. These are accompanied by extension material, including extracts from modern and pre-20th-century works for comparison, and documentary material. The resources are organised under the following headings:
• Staging the play
• Work on and around the script
• From novel to playscript
• Themes in and around the play
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A native of Portsmouth, Jan Needle has had a lifelong interest in the sea and naval history. Under his pseudonym Frank Kippax, he has published four acclaimed thrillers. Under his real name, Jan Needle, he has a successful career as a TV scriptwriter and as a writer of acclaimed children’s books. His previous novel, ‘A Fine Boy for Killing’, also features William Bentley.
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Book Description Collins Educational, 1985. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0003302318