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Tamar: A Story of Secrecy and Survival
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Tamar: A Story of Secrecy and Survival (Paperback)

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Winner of the Carnegie Medal, Tamar is Mal Peet's astonishing novel about love, lies and secrets in a time of war.



Mal Peet's Carnegie Medal-winning novel. When her grandfather dies, Tamar inherits a box containing a series of clues and coded messages. Out of the past, another Tamar emerges, a man involved in the terrifying world of resistance fighters in Nazi-occupied Holland half a century earlier. His story is one of passionate love, jealousy and tragedy set against the daily fear and casual horror of the Second World War. Unravelling it will transform the younger Tamar's life...

Children'sFiction & true storiesAdventure storiesChildren'sFiction & true storiesGeneral fictionChildren'sPersonal & social issuesSexuality & relationships Publisher: Walker Books Ltd Publication Date: 05/01/2012 ISBN-13: 9781406339130  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Mal Peet's first novel, Keeper, won the Branford Boase Award and the Bronze Nestle Children's Book Prize; Tamar won the Carnegie Medal; and Exposure was the winner of the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize. A writer and illustrator, Mal produced many books for children throughout his lifetime, most of them in collaboration with his wife, Elspeth Graham.

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