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The sleeping sword

The sleeping sword

Morpurgo, Michael; Foreman, Michael, 1938-

Nothing's been the same since Bun Bendle dived off a quay and hit his head on a rock. What he can't bear to tell anyone is that as well as his sight, the accident seems to have wiped out parts of his memory. In his despair, he contemplates suicide

Paperback, Book. English. Fantasy/Magic. Children's stories. Fantasy fiction. Fiction 9+.
All formats and editions (2)
Published London: Egmont, 2008
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Available at (CIN) Ingol, (CLE) Leyland, (HHA) Haslingden, (NAN) Ansdell and (NHE) Heysham.

  • (CIN) Ingol – One available in JF Fantasy Childrens Library JF

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    30118126578974 JF Fantasy Childrens Library JF Junior Fiction Available
  • (CLE) Leyland – One available in JF Fantasy Childrens Library JF

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    30118126578917 JF Fantasy Childrens Library JF Junior Fiction Available dup
  • (HHA) Haslingden – One available in JF Fantasy Childrens Library JF

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    30118126578941 JF Fantasy Childrens Library JF Junior Fiction Available
  • (NAN) Ansdell – One available in JF Fantasy Childrens Library JF

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    30118126578933 JF Fantasy Childrens Library JF Junior Fiction Available
  • (NHE) Heysham – One available in JF Fantasy Childrens Library JF

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    30118126578875 JF Fantasy Childrens Library JF Junior Fiction Available
  • (NLA) Lancaster – Earliest copy due back 23rd September

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    30118126578958 JF Fantasy Childrens Library JF Junior Fiction Due back 23rd September
  • (SCH) Chorley – Earliest copy due back 12th October

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    30118126578909 JF Fantasy Childrens Library JF Junior Fiction Due back 12th October

Details

Statement of responsibility: Michael Morpurgo ; illustrated by Michael Foreman
ISBN: 140523962X, 9781405239622
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Note: Originally published: 2002.
Physical Description: 116 p. : ill., map ; 20 cm.
Subject: Blind children Juvenile fiction.

Author note

Michael Morpurgo is one of the most successful children's authors in the country, loved by children, teachers and parents alike. He has written more than forty books for children, including the global hit War Horse, which was made into a Hollywood film by Steven Spielberg in 2011.

Description

From former Children's Laureate and award-winning author Michael Morpurgo comes "The Sleeping Sword", reissued with a beautiful new cover. When Bun Bendle is struck blind he feels like he is drowning in blackness. But the discovery of an ancient tomb and a strangely familiar sword changes him forever.For Bun, a centuries-old power may lead to a bright future.