The Resource Sinking, David Hill

Sinking, David Hill

Label
Sinking
Title
Sinking
Statement of responsibility
David Hill
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Conrad [is] on his way to swimming training in the pre-dawn darkness. As he hurries through a park, a terrified old man bursts out of the trees at him, before running away. On his way home later, Con sees the same old man, perfectly at ease this time, with his grand-daughter, an edgy, aggressive, solitary girl who has just arrived at Con's school. The girl (Becks) is a horse enthusiast. Con hates horses almost as much as she hates swimming. The old man holds a terrible secret, which is driving him almost mad. Becks is fiercely protective of him, and reacts explosively against the group of school bullies who mock him. But she can't cope by herself, and slowly, she and Con are drawn into the full details of the secret"--Publisher. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Cataloging source
NZNB
Dewey number
NZ823.2
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Target audience
pre adolescent
Sinking, David Hill
Label
Sinking, David Hill
Publication
Copyright
Note
Novel for children
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Conrad [is] on his way to swimming training in the pre-dawn darkness. As he hurries through a park, a terrified old man bursts out of the trees at him, before running away. On his way home later, Con sees the same old man, perfectly at ease this time, with his grand-daughter, an edgy, aggressive, solitary girl who has just arrived at Con's school. The girl (Becks) is a horse enthusiast. Con hates horses almost as much as she hates swimming. The old man holds a terrible secret, which is driving him almost mad. Becks is fiercely protective of him, and reacts explosively against the group of school bullies who mock him. But she can't cope by herself, and slowly, she and Con are drawn into the full details of the secret"--Publisher
Control code
14671352
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Dimensions
20 cm
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Extent
175 pages
Isbn
9781775431329
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Suitable 8 - 12 Years
System control number
  • (Sirsi) MH_100020
  • (NLNZils)1579130
  • (OCoLC)841158548
  • (Nz)14671352
  • 14671352

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