Download Michelle Magorian - Goodnight Mister Tom PDF eBookGoodnight Mister Tom, ranked at 49 on The Big Read Survey by BBC, is a “decorated” kids’ novel by English writer Michelle Magorian. It is said to be decorated because, since its publication in 1981, it has won numerous awards and prizes especially in children’s book category. A musical and a film adaptation based on this classic book have also been made.
The story in this book is set during the Battle of Britain in World War II. A London boy, Willie Beech, who has suffered abuse while living with his single mom, has to flee from the air raids and evacuate to the rural area. He arrives in a country and being taken under the care of Mr. Tom, grumpy but kind-hearted elderly. In this part of England, a country where friendship and affection preserve while the entire world is enflamed by war, that boy feels like he is living in a world that he never knew existed.
*Reviews of Michelle Magorian's Goodnight Mister Tom PDF*
‘A small, timid refugee from wartime London—and from a sadistic mother—and a lonely villager who has reluctantly accepted the child form a bond of love and trust that is deeply touching. Michelle Magorian has created a vivid cast for an English story with universal and timeless appeal.’—Zena Sutherland, IRA Children’s Book Award Chair.
‘An engrossing, vividly detailed novel.’—BL.
PDF eBook Details(The page count for Goodnight Mister Tom PDF eBook might be different from the retail edition due to scanning or formatting.)
• Author: Michelle Magorian;
• Genre/Subject: Classic;
• Language: English;
• PDF Pages: 203;
• File Size: 0.5 MB;
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