The Way to Sattin Shore

When a tombstone with her father's name suddenly disappears from the graveyard, Kate, an English school girl, witnesses the unraveling of a mystery surrounding the death of her father.

Author: Philippa Pearce

Publisher: Viking Childrens Books

ISBN: 0140316442

Category: Juvenile Fiction

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When a tombstone with her father's name suddenly disappears from the graveyard, Kate, an English school girl, witnesses the unraveling of a mystery surrounding the death of her father.
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The Way to Sattin Shore

And Sattin Shore? She'd never heard of Sattin Shore. Every summer the Tranter family—without old Mrs Randall, who managed with some outside help for that week—went off to the seaside at Sandby. (Last summer Ran had refused to go, ...

Author: Philippa Pearce

Publisher: Oxford University Press - Children

ISBN: 9780192735973

Category: Juvenile Fiction

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Kate never knew her dad, but that doesn't stop her missing him. She often secretly visits the gravestone with his name on it. But when the gravestone disappears Kate has a mystery on her hands. She has to find out what has happened and as she delves deeper into her family's past, she realizes that there are many secrets to uncover and that all the clues point to one place. As Kate races to Sattin Shore her mind is a whirl of emotions: what she finds there will change the shape of her life for ever.
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The Way to Sattin Shore

Kate's father's tombstone suddenly disappears and Kate is left with a mystery. Her search for the truth leads her to Sattin Shore where the past and present meet.

Author: Philippa Pearce

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ISBN: OCLC:939664131

Category: Fathers and daughters

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Kate's father's tombstone suddenly disappears and Kate is left with a mystery. Her search for the truth leads her to Sattin Shore where the past and present meet.
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The Way to Sattin Shore

When a tombstone with her father's name suddenly disappears from the graveyard, Kate, an English school girl, witnesses the unraveling of a mystery surrounding the death of her father.

Author: Philippa Pearce

Publisher: Galaxy Children's Large Print

ISBN: 0745103324

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 312

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When a tombstone with her father's name suddenly disappears from the graveyard, Kate, an English school girl, witnesses the unraveling of a mystery surrounding the death of her father.
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The Essential Guide to Children s Books and Their Creators

The Way to Sattin Shore ( 1983 ) , written by Curtis Klause , with a totally fresh approach to the distinguished British writer PHILIPPA the mystery genre . Klause's novel Alien Secrets Pearce , is a beautifully crafted FAMILY STORY ...

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Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0547348894

Category: Reference

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Upon publication, Anita Silvey’s comprehensive survey of contemporary children’s literature, Children’s Books and Their Creators, garnered unanimous praise from librarians, educators, and specialists interested in the world of writing for children. Now The Essential Guide to Children’s Books and Their Creators assembles the best of that volume in one handy, affordable reference, geared specifically to parents, educators, and students. This new volume introduces readers to the wealth of children’s literature by focusing on the essentials — the best books for children, the ones that inform, impress, and, most important, excite young readers. Updated to include newcomers such as J. K. Rowling and Lemony Snicket and to cover the very latest on publishing and educational trends, this edition features more than 475 entries on the best-loved children’s authors and illustrators, numerous essays on social and historical issues, thirty personal glimpses into craft by well-known writers, illustrators, and critics, and invaluable reading lists by category. The Essential Guide to Children’s Books and Their Creators summarizes the canon of contemporary children’s literature, in a practical guide essential for anyone choosing a book for or working with children.
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Coming of Age in Children s Literature

Secrets: The Way to Sattin Shore Children discover the nature of secrets when their friends or the adults round about them lower their voices to whisper. In these conversations the words don't seem to come out in the same way as in ...

Author: Margaret Meek Spencer

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 9781441116925

Category: Literary Criticism

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Edited by Morag Styles and written by an interational team of acknowledged experts, this series provides jargon-free, critical discussion and a comprehensive guide to literary and popular texts for children. Each book introduces the reader to a major genre of children's literature, covering key authors, major works and contexts in which those texts are published. Margaret Meek and Victor Watson provide a profound and revealing examiniation of the treatment of personal development, maturation and rites of passage in literature written for children and adolescents. Including a broad survey of the theme across a number of genres and an in-depth analysis of the work of key writers, the authors work towards an answer to the question "What is a classic?" Margaret Meek is Reader Emeritus at the Institute of Education in London. Victor Watson is Assistant Director of Research at Homerton College, Cambridge.
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A Dog So Small

Ben longed for a dog. His grandfather had promised him a dog for his birthday, but the promise was kept in an unusual way.

Author: Philippa Pearce

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ISBN: UCAL:B4099064

Category: Children and animals

Page: 152

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Ben longed for a dog. His grandfather had promised him a dog for his birthday, but the promise was kept in an unusual way.
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Mystery in Children s Literature

Pearce's novel indicates the ways in which the newly developing stories of 'heritage' perform similar forgettings. Kate Tranter's task in the later The Way to Sattin Shore differs from David's in that the story she hopes to uncover is ...

Author: Adrienne E. Gavin

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9780333985137

Category: Literary Criticism

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The first book to assess critically mystery in children's literature, this collection charts a development from religious mystery through rationally solved detective fictions to insoluble supernatural and horror mysteries. Written by internationally recognised scholars in the field, these thirteen original essays offer challenging and innovative readings of both classic and popular mysteries for children. This volume will be essential and stimulating reading for anyone with an interest in children's literature or in mystery fiction.
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The Shadow cage and Other Tales of the Supernatural

A collection of stories, both haunting and mysterious, created from everyday life and ordinary things. The author also wrote Tom's Midnight Garden, The Way to Sattin Shore and What the Neighbours Did and Other Stories.

Author: Philippa Pearce

Publisher: Puffin

ISBN: 0140310738

Category: Occult fiction, English

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A collection of stories, both haunting and mysterious, created from everyday life and ordinary things. The author also wrote Tom's Midnight Garden, The Way to Sattin Shore and What the Neighbours Did and Other Stories.
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