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Bog child [electronic resource]. Siobhan Dowd.

Dowd, Siobhan. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780375891540 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2008.

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Summary, etc.: DIGGING FOR PEAT in the mountain with his Uncle Tally, Fergus finds the body of a child, and it looks like she's been murdered. As Fergus tries to make sense of the mad world around him--his brother on hunger-strike in prison, his growing feelings for Cora, his parents arguing over the Troubles, and him in it up to the neck, blackmailed into acting as courier to God knows what--a little voice comes to him in his dreams, and the mystery of the bog child unfurls.Bog Child is an astonishing novel exploring the sacrifices made in the name of peace, and the unflinching strength of the human spirit.From the Hardcover edition.
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 1 - Text Difficulty 3
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
530 Lexile.
3.6 ATOS Level
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : David Fickling Books, 2008. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 896 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 305 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Young Adult Fiction.
Historical Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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