ISBN 9780006753339,Dear Olly

Dear Olly


Harper Collins



Harper Collins

Publication Year 2007

ISBN 9780006753339

ISBN-10 0006753337

Paper Back

Number of Pages 128 Pages
Language (English)

Family, Personal & Social Issues

Olly's brother Matt wants to go and work with children who have been made orphans through war in Africa. He wants to be a clown and make them laugh. His mother and sister want him to stay in England and go to university. Hero, a swallow has a journey to make too, he must fly to Africa for the winter to join all the other swallows his journey is difficult and fraught with danger. Three separate stories are woven into one powerful and moving novel whose central theme not only exposes the horrors of war and of landmines, but also the endurance of the human spirit