Books published by David Fickling Books

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With a train of 987 carriages, an onboard circus, an electrified funeral car filled with treasure, and the occasional sasquatch, The Boundless has all the ingredients for a great adventure. Having risen to good fortune after helping the head of the railway, W

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A boy enters a room. In the room are 12 seated people with one chair spare. A chair for Jack. As Jack joins this strange band of characters, each in turn shares a story.

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A tale of human-animal friendship can easily turn mawkish, but The Child’s Elephant strikes the right balance, acknowledging that wildness is preeminent and people and animals can only ever have temporary connections.

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First published in 2009 as a novella, and now lovingly reworked into a full length novel, The Brides of Rollrock Island tells the tale of the lonely isle of Rollrock and its repugnant sea-witch Misskaella.

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