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Five children on the Western Front / Kate Saunders.

Saunders, Kate, 1960- (author.). Nesbit, E. (Edith), 1858-1924 Five children and it. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood PL - Greenwood J SAU (Text) 36626103744447 JUV Fiction Books Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield J FIC Saunders (Text) 31208912471812 children fiction Available -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield jF Saunders (Text) 78292000358260 Children's Fiction Book Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780553497939
  • ISBN: 9780553497946
  • Physical Description: 250 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First U.S. edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Originally published in hardcover by Faber & Faber Limited, Bloomsbury House, London, in 2014."
Sequel to: Five children and it, by Edith Nesbit, originally published in 1905.
Summary, etc.:
In 1914, on the eve of the First World War, Cyril is off to fight, Anthea is at art college, Robert is a Cambridge scholar, and Jane is at high school when the sand fairy, Psammead, suddenly reappears, and his magic has a more serious purpose than when the siblings were children.
Target Audience Note:
800 Lexile.
Subject: Fairies > Fiction.
Wishes > Fiction.
Brothers and sisters > Fiction.
World War, 1914-1918 > Fiction.
Great Britain > History > George V, 1910-1936 > Fiction.

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