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DetailsMaria likes to be alone with her thoughts. She talks to animals and objects, and generally prefers them to people. But whilst on holiday she begins to hear things that arent there a swing creaking, a dog barking and when she sees a Victorian embroidered picture, Maria feels a strange connection with the ten-year-old, Harriet, who stitched it.But what happened to her? As Maria becomes more lost in Harriets world, she grows convinced that something tragic occurredPerfect for fans of ghostly mysteries like Toms Midnight Garden.ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Penelope Lively was born in Cairo, Egypt and spent her childhood there. She came to England at the age of twelve, in 1945, and went to boarding school in Sussex. She subsequently read Modern History at St. Anne's College, Oxford. In 1957 she married Jack Lively (who died in 1998). They had two children, Josephine and Adam. Jack Lively's academic career took the family from Swansea to Sussex and Oxford, and eventually to Warwick University, where he was Professor of Politics. Penelope Lively now has six grandchildren and lives in London.
SKU Code PRK B 3719 Weight in Kg 0.1600 Brand Bookwomb Dispatch Period in Days 3 ISBN No. 9780007443277 Author Name PENELOPE LIVELY Publisher Name HarperCollins Childrens Books