About this book
A reissue of the timeless children's classic, first published in 1958. This new edition celebrates its 50th anniversary, with a gorgeous new cover. It won the Carnegie Medal and Pearce was awarded the OBE for services to children's literature. Ages: 9+. 'This is a rare, moving story, beautifully written, and true in every way that matters.' "Guardian"
|Oxford Children's Books|