A story full of mystery, suspense and adventure. Nobody ever passeed the old Garvan house alone, as gossip and suspicion surrounded it, but when an eerie cry draws Meg, Pete and Harvey into its grounds, little do they expect to be swept up into a love story that spans the century. What part do the dilapidated house, a mysterious old man and a strange bird play in this story and how can Meg, Pete and Harvey right the wrongs of history?
"The illustrations lend to the general atmosphere and Arrigan's perceptions of children's feelings are well expressed" * Books for Keeps * "Mary Arrigan can be relied upon to provide a spooky adventure . . . Fast moving with plenty of surprises" * Independent on Sunday * "A perfectly accomplished novel that has the whiff of Skellig about it. Well done Red Fox!" -- Shaun Traynor * The Irish Post *
Series: Red Fox Read Alone S.
For Ages: 7 - 8 years old
For Grades: 2 - 3
Number Of Pages: 80
Published: 1st June 2001
Publisher: Random House Children's Publishers UK
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 19.7 x 12.7 x 0.8
Weight (kg): 0.1
Edition Number: 1