An Island of Our Own

by Sally Nicholls

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An Island of Our Own Synopsis

From one of the brightest talents in children's fiction and the winner of the Waterstones Children's Book prize comes a new novel about family and friendship. Siblings Jonathan, Holly and Davy have been struggling to survive since the death of their mother, and are determined to avoid being taken into care. When the family's wealthy but eccentric Great-Aunt Irene has a stroke, they go to visit her. Unable to speak or write, she gives Holly some photographs that might lead them to an inheritance that could solve all their problems. But they're not the only ones after the treasure...

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ISBN: 9781407124339
Publication date: 02/04/2015
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Format: Paperback

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ISBN: 9781407124339
Publication date: 2nd April 2015
Author: Sally Nicholls
Publisher:
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 240 pages
Genres: eBook Favourites,
Categories: Romance & relationships stories (Children's / Teenage), Family & home stories (Children's / Teenage),

About Sally Nicholls

Sally Nicholls was born in Stockton-on-Tees, just after midnight, in a thunderstorm. Her father died when she was two and she and her brother Ian were brought up by her mother. She always wanted to write - when people asked her what she wanted to be when she grew up, 'I used to say "I'm going to be a writer" - very definite'. After school she worked in a Red Cross Hospital in Japan, travelled around Australia and New Zealand and returned to do a degree in Philosophy and Literature at Warwick. Her first book Ways to Live Forever was ...

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