Content tagged with Melvin Burgess

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War Girls is a wonderful collection of short stories that vividly brings to life the reality of the First World War for young women at the time.

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Adam lives in a world with very little possibility. With the recession in its twentieth year and his family struggling to make ends meet, life seems bleak.

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These days Melvin Burgess is a name to reckon with in the world of YA fiction. This is a welcome and rather handsome reissue of one of the books that first made his name; since it was originally published in 1992, An Angel for May has won a host of admirers. 

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Burgess is BACK! This is a truly gripping and stirring novel which will certainly make you rethink the concept of the "ideal" family dynamic.

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