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Rollercoasters: Half a Creature from the Sea: A life in stories

Stories are living things, creatures that move and grow

Author David Almond

Suitable for:  KS3, 11-14 year olds

Price:  £9.99

ISBN: 978-0-19-839625-3
Publication date: 02/03/2017
Paperback: 200 pages
Dimensions: 198x129mm

Availability: In stock.

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An anthology of powerful, moving and reflective short stories from master storyteller David Almond. These captivating stories are inspired by Almond's childhood in the north-east of England and are interspersed with autobiographical memoirs.


  • Powerful and vivid short stories with autobiographical excerpts by favourite author David Almond
  • Durable, flexible-cover format for a special school edition
  • Rollercoaster Resource Pack of teaching and learning resources

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