The Resource Listen to the moon, Michael Morpurgo

Listen to the moon, Michael Morpurgo

Label
Listen to the moon
Title
Listen to the moon
Statement of responsibility
Michael Morpurgo
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
May, 1915. Alfie and his fisherman father find a girl on an uninhabited island in the Scillies - injured, thirsty, lost ... and with absolutely no memory of who she is, or how she came to be there. She can say only one word: Lucy. Where has she come from? Is she a mermaid, the victim of a German U-boat, or even - as some islanders suggest - a German spy ...? Only one thing is for sure: she loves music and moonlight, and it is when she listens to the gramophone that the glimmers of the girl she once was begin to appear. WW1 is raging, suspicion and fear are growing, and Alfie and Lucy are ever more under threat. But as we begin to see the story of Merry, a girl boarding a great ship for a perilous journey across the ocean, another melody enters the great symphony - and the music begins to resolve ..
Cataloging source
AU@
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Target audience
juvenile
Listen to the moon, Michael Morpurgo
Label
Listen to the moon, Michael Morpurgo
Publication
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
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Contents
May, 1915. Alfie and his fisherman father find a girl on an uninhabited island in the Scillies -- injured, thirsty, lost ... and with absolutely no memory of who she is, or how she came to be there. She can say only one word: Lucy. Where has she come from? Is she a mermaid, the victim of a German U-boat, or even -- as some islanders suggest -- a German spy ...? Only one thing is for sure: she loves music and moonlight, and it is when she listens to the gramophone that the glimmers of the girl she once was begin to appear. WW1 is raging, suspicion and fear are growing, and Alfie and Lucy are ever more under threat. But as we begin to see the story of Merry, a girl boarding a great ship for a perilous journey across the ocean, another melody enters the great symphony -- and the music begins to resolve ..
Control code
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Extent
443 pages
Isbn
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Media category
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Media type code
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Note
  • Kotui multi-version record.
  • Suitable 8 - 12 Years
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)892669678

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