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The True Tale of the Monster Billy Dean By David Almond

The True Tale of the Monster Billy Dean by David Almond

Condition - Very Good
$18.99
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Summary

I wos a secrit shy and tungtied emptyheded thing. I wos tort to read and rite and spell by my tenda littl muther & by Mr McCaufrey the butcha & by Missus Malone and her gosts. So I am not cleva, so please forgiv my folts and my mistayks. I am the won that glares into your harts & that prowls insyde yor deepist dremes.

The True Tale of the Monster Billy Dean Summary

The True Tale of the Monster Billy Dean by David Almond

I wos a secrit shy and tungtied emptyheded thing. I wos tort to read and rite and spell by my tenda littl muther & by Mr McCaufrey the butcha & by Missus Malone and her gosts. So I am not cleva, so please forgiv my folts and my mistayks. I am the won that glares into your harts & that prowls insyde yor deepist dremes. Wonce I was The Anjel Childe. Now I am The Monster. Just read and lissen and take note. Let the words enter yor blud & boans. I am Billy Dean. This is the truth. This is my tale.

The True Tale of the Monster Billy Dean Reviews

Truly original -- Philip Pullman * The Guardian *
A master storyteller * Independent *
. . . gripping, beautiful and brilliantly written . . . Everyone is raving about this unforgettable book * The Sunday Times *

About David Almond

David Almond is the author of Skellig, Clay, The Savage and many other novels, stories and plays. His work is translated into over thirty languages and is widely adapted for stage and screen. His major awards include the Hans Christian Andersen Award 2010, the Carnegie Medal, two Whitbreads and the Michael L. Printz Award (USA). He was born in Newcastle, grew up on Tyneside and now lives with his family in Northumberland.

Additional information

GOR002825369
9780141332048
0141332042
The True Tale of the Monster Billy Dean by David Almond
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Penguin Random House Children's UK
2011-09-01
272
N/A
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This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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