The Seeing Stone: Book 1 (Arthur)

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The year is 1199, the place the Welsh Marches. Young Arthur de Caldicot is given a shining stone in which his legendary namesake is revealed. In 100 short chapters that brilliantly evoke life in a medieval manor, stories of the boy King Arthur begin to echo and anticipate the secrets and mysteries that emerge in his own life.

¿¿ as bright and as vivid as the pictures in a Book of Hours. Deep scholarship, high imagination, and great gifts of storytelling have gone into this; I was spellbound.¿ Philip Pullman, The Guardian

¿instantly evokes T H White¿s The Once and Future King in blending the pastoral idyll of a medieval manor with the myths of King Arthur. There the similarity ends ¿ this is truly a crossover book, settling in the interesting space between children¿s and adult fiction.¿ The Times

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Kevin Crossley-Holland won the Carnegie Medal in 1985 for Storm. His many notable books for adults and children include poetry, classic retellings and anthologies. He has written and presented many BBC radio programmes and is a frequent speaker at schools and libraries. For some years he held a university post in Minnesota. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature. The Seeing Stone won the prestigious Guardian Children's Fiction Prize for 2001 and At The Crossing-Places on a Silver award at the 2001 SWPA Spoken Word Awards. Gatty's Tale was shortlisted for the 2008 Carnegie Medal.

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Verlag: Hachette Children's Group Jun 2001 (2001)
ISBN 10: 0752844296 ISBN 13: 9780752844299
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Buchbeschreibung Hachette Children's Group Jun 2001, 2001. Taschenbuch. Buchzustand: Neu. 198x128x23 mm. Neuware - Medieval life meets Arthurian magic in a novel that transcends boundaries of time and age, appealing to children of 9+ and older readers alike. The winner of the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize and the Smarties Prize bronze award in 2001, this timeless novel is stunningly reissued for a new generation. The year is 1199, the place the Welsh Marches. Young Arthur de Caldicot is given a magical shining stone in which his legendary namesake is revealed. In 100 short chapters that brilliantly evoke life in a medieval manor, stories of the boy King Arthur begin to echo - and anticipate - the secrets and mysteries that emerge in his own life . . . 'As bright and as vivid as the pictures in a Book of Hours. Deep scholarship, high imagination, and great gifts of storytelling have gone into this; I was spellbound.' - Philip Pullman, The Guardian 352 pp. Englisch. Artikel-Nr. 9780752844299

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