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The seeing stone

The seeing stone

Crossley-Holland, Kevin

This is the first volume in a trilogy that interweaves the Arthurian legends with a story of medieval times. The 100 short chapters are almost like snapshots, not only of the mythical past of King Arthur but the real, uncomfortable Middle Ages

Paperback, Book. English. Arthurian romances. Children's stories.
All formats and editions (2)
Published London: Orion, 2001
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Available at (CKI) Kingsfold and (SOR) Ormskirk.

  • (CKI) Kingsfold – One available in JF General Childrens Library JF

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    30118128818980 JF General Childrens Library JF Junior Fiction Available
  • (SOR) Ormskirk – One available in JF General Childrens Library JF

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    30118128818956 JF General Childrens Library JF Junior Fiction Available
  • (EBR) Brierfield – Earliest copy due back 18th October

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    30118128818972 JF General Childrens Library JF Junior Fiction Due back 18th October

Details

Statement of responsibility: Kevin Crossley-Holland
ISBN: 0752844296, 9780752844299
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Note: Originally published: 2000.
Physical Description: 338p. : ill., maps ; 20 cm.
Series: Arthur
Subject: England Social conditions 1066-1485 Juvenile fiction.; Arthur, King Juvenile fiction.

Author note

Kevin Crossley-Holland won the Carnegie Medal in 1985 for Storm. His many notable books for adults and children include poetry, classic retellings and anthologies. He has written and presented many BBC radio programmes and is a frequent speaker at schools and libraries. For some years he held a university post in Minnesota. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature. The Seeing Stone won the prestigious Guardian Children's Fiction Prize and At The Crossing-Places won a Silver award at the SWPA Spoken Word Awards. Gatty's Tale was shortlisted for the 2008 Carnegie Medal.