Jan Page Selina Penaluna

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Selina Penaluna

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Selina Penaluna is a merrymaid or so she believes . . . Ellen and Jack are evacuated from London to Cornwall during the Second World War. Ellen relishes the opportunity to better herself. Jack is different. He finds the attention from his new family stifling and seeks freedom in the arms of Selina, the mysterious local girl he sees at the shore. Selina, Ellen and Jack's lives are intertwined in a series of events that lead to tragedy.

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Selina Penaluna is a merrymaid or so she believes. Ellen and Jack are evacuated from London to Cornwall during the Second World War. Ellen relishes the opportunity to better herself. Jack is different. He finds the attention from his new family stifling and seeks freedom in the arms of Selina, the mysterious local girl he sees at the shore.

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"A beautiful, beautiful story . . .The writing is sophisticated and elegant. I was completely absorbed from the first page to the very last. I heartily recommend that you read this book" (Jill Murphy The Bookbag)

"Beautiful and haunting writing . . . I was completely absorbed from the first page to the very last" (Bookbag.com)

"Accomplished and distinctive" (Books for Keeps)

"Poignant, intelligent and gripping" (writeaway.org.uk)

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9780385613729: Selina Penaluna

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ISBN 10:  0385613725 ISBN 13:  9780385613729
Publisher: Doubleday Childrens, 2008
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Mondadori, 2008
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