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The Mysterious Beach Hut

Average rating
5 out of 5
Based on 5 Ratings and 5 Reviews

Book Description

It is the school summer holidays of 2001. Holly, 12, and her sister Beth, 9, are in their Brighton beach hut one day when there is a knock at the door. Marjorie, the little girl they meet, is somehow different, strange. But very soon a friendship develops that mysteriously transports them to the summer of 1914 and the eve of the outbreak of war. Extraordinary encounters and adventures fo... More
Book Information
PublisherStrategic Book Publishing
BindingPaperback (2 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages180
Publication Date10/12/2009
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About Jacky Atkins (Author) : I have 4 children and 6 grandchildren. My first novel, an adventure story with a difference for older children and adults is published by Eloquent Books, part of AEG publlishing group and was released... more
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Reader Comments
11/21/2009 Jacky Atkins said:
“No ordinary time travel book for children, this story has many twists and turns which will keep readers of all ages guessing until the unexpected ending. The author skillfully weaves past and present in her tale of two young sisters who sometimes stepped through the door of their beach hut in 200... more

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