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The Far Side of the Lough by Polly Devlin

Published 1 June 1983

Children

This collection of fictional short stories by Polly Devlin, are based on her own childhood in Ardboe, in Northern Ireland. The narrator is a little girl whose mother has died and who is being looked after by a strong, plain-speaking country woman called Mary Ellen Martin. Mary-Ellen's father was a fisherman on the Lough and their lives were simple. She tells her small charge about the characters who made up the little community: Old Forbie, Jem the Bridge, Barney Dugh, Mickel Heron. Hers are the...


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Oswald Bastable and Others by E. Nesbit

Published 22 August 2012

Adult



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Stranger Sagas - The East Midlands

Published 31 May 2018

Young Adult


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I See Reality

Published 26 January 2016

Young Adult

"Popular young-adult authors weave together questions of identity, loss, and redemption into poignant tales for today's teens"--


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A Few Short Stories by Terrie Sizemore

Published 1 May 2017

Young Adult


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What You Wish for

Published 1 September 2011

Young Adult


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One Thousand Words for War

Published 1 May 2016

Young Adult


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Mission Contamination - The North

Published 31 August 2019

Young Adult



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Welcome To Wonderland - Birmingham

Published 31 December 2017

Young Adult


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A Foot in the Grave by Jan Pienkowski and Joan Aiken

Published 2 November 1989

Young Adult

By the same author and illustrator as "A Necklace of Raindrops", "Tale of a One Way Street", "The Kingdom Under the Sea" which won the Kate Greenway medal and "Past Eight O'Clock". This book tells of a number of eerily plausible ghosts, some of which are benevolent, in New York.


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Mission Catastrophe - The North West

Published 31 May 2019

Young Adult


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Mission Contamination - The South

Published 6 September 2019

Young Adult



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Obsidian Blade by Morgan Rhodes

Published 15 November 2016

Young Adult

MAGNUS from FALLING KINGDOMS and MADDOX from A BOOK OF SPIRITS AND THIEVES are on an epic quest through time in this series-bridging novella from New York Times bestselling author Morgan Rhodes. In a garden of ancient ruins on the cliffs of Limeros, Prince Magnus comes face-to-face with a witch. The old woman incapacitates him with a spell, presses a single object into his hand—an obsidian blade—and tells him to bring it to a woman named Samara before the sun sets and his portal home closes fore...



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Wild Child And Other Stories by Paro Anand

Published 15 December 2011

Adult


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It's Possum Time by John Lanhamsr

Published 8 October 2018

Young Adult