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William Mayne

  • 5 stars across 9 books
    20th May 1993

    The Patchwork Cat

    Tabby, the patchwork cat, enjoys a wonderfully lazy and luxuriant life, but when her special patchwork quilt is thrown o... More

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    15th July 2010

    A Game of Dark

    In his masterly survey, Written for Children, John Rowe Townsend describes "A Game of Dark" as 'ambitious and harrowing'... More

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    15th April 2010

    A Grass Rope

    An old legend provides the clues for this delightful treasure hunt in the Yorkshire dales. The seekers are Nan and Mary ... More

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    18th February 2010

    A Swarm in May

    'I don't see why I should be Beekeeper, Owen thought, just because Crew is away from school with mumps and I'm the young... More

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    18th March 2010

    Drift

    'No food, all lost', said the girl. 'We die ever so soon'. She sat on the trunk of a fallen tree. 'No man's here', she s... More

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    18th March 2010

    Low Tide

    There had never been such a low tide at Jade Bay. It left fish on dry land and a wreck high on a rock, which must be the... More

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    15th April 2010

    Ravensgill

    Judith and Mick live at New Scar House with their large family. Bob and Dick live at the farm at Ravensgill with their g... More

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    1st December 2009

    Every Dog

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    1st April 1997

    Fox Gate

    These seven illustrated animal stories include a fox and his vixen who save the lives of people; a donkey and a lion who... More

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      This was one of my favourite book as a child, and am now enjoying sharing it with my daughter. It follows a cat's adventure to keep his favourite quil...

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