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Dawn of Fear By Susan Cooper

Dawn of Fear

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Families huddle in bomb shelters.For Derek and his friends, night-time air raids are a normal part of everyday life. When a particularly violent raid closes their school for a few days, the boys use the time to complete construction of their secret camp. And then, after one night filled with bombing, the war changes his world forever.

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Dawn of Fear by Susan Cooper

Sirens are blaring. Families huddle in bomb shelters. A nearby city is in flames. For Derek and his friends, night-time air raids are a normal part of everyday life. When a particularly violent raid closes their school for a few days, the boys use the time to complete construction of their secret camp. But to their horror, their refuge is savagely attacked by a rival neighbourhood gang. And then, after one night filled with bombing, the war changes his world forever.

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Dawn of Fear Reviews


"Remarkable . . . A moving chronicle of despair and of courage." * Publishers Weekly *
"An uncommon kind of war story" * The Horn Book *
"Well-written . . . Doesn't shy from realistic facts and emotions" * The New York Times *

About Susan Cooper


Susan Cooper is a world-renowned author of children's books. Born and brought up in England, she worked as a journalist before moving to America, where she now lives. Her classic The Dark Is Rising sequence has won the Newbery Medal and was twice shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal. Her Boggart titles have won the Scottish Arts Council Children's Book Award and been shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal and the Smarties Prize. King of Shadows was also shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal. As well as writing novels, Susan Cooper has written for the theatre and for television. Her website is at www.thelostland.com and her Facebook is at www.facebook.com/SusanCooperFanPage.

Additional information

GOR007582711
Dawn of Fear by Susan Cooper
Susan Cooper
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Random House Children's Publishers UK
2015-05-07
192
1782954791
9781782954798
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
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