The Nature of the Beast (New Windmills)

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One of a series offering classic and contemporary fiction for schools to suit a range of ages and tastes. On the moors above Haverston, an unknown beast is attacking livestock, and Haverston itself is threatened by another beast - the threat of unemployment - as the local mill is about to close.

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"* "One of the most exciting and talented writers we have." Philip Pullman * "Full of feeling, anger and explosiveness." Guardian * "An amazingly gifted writer." Times Educational Supplement * "One of the leading writers for teenagers of the decade." Observer"

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A powerful novel about a community devastated by unemployment and shaken by the fear of a terrifying beast roaming the moors which young Bill Coward is determined to track down at any cost.

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