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Northern Childhood

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3 out of 5
Based on 1 Ratings and 1 Reviews

Book Description
Ten short stories about a boy's childhood in the 1950s provide an insight into what it was like growing up in the post-war years. Stories include: The Balacava Story and notes; The Christmas Party and notes; The Long Walk and notes; The Holiday and notes; The Gang-hut and notes; The Fib and notes; The Firework Display and notes; The Mile and notes; The Foursome and notes; The Exam and notes.
Book Information
PublisherPearson Education
BindingHardcover (3 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages176
Publication Date11/10/2000
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About George Layton (Author) : George Layton is a published author and a narrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of George Layton include The Trick and Other Stories, Spooky Poetry (The Poddington Peas), A North... more
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