The New Policeman by Kate Thompson audiobook

The New Policeman

By Kate Thompson
Read by Marcella Riordan

Recorded Books, Inc.
6.36 Hours 1
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Acclaimed author Kate Thompson won both the Guardian Children's Book Prize and the Whitbread Children's Book of the Year Award for this enchanting novel. Irish teenager J.J. Liddy wishes he could provide his mother with her true birthday desire-the gift of more time. Everything seems to happen so fast in the modern world. Before long, J.J. finds himself in the land of the ever young, where the faeries teach him some amazing truths. "Thompson's nifty plotting mines a rich vein of Irish faerie lore and magic for thismeditation on the losses that modernization brings."-Publishers Weekly

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Acclaimed author Kate Thompson won both the Guardian Children's Book Prize and the Whitbread Children's Book of the Year Award for this enchanting novel. Irish teenager J.J. Liddy wishes he could provide his mother with her true birthday desire-the gift of more time. Everything seems to happen so fast in the modern world. Before long, J.J. finds himself in the land of the ever young, where the faeries teach him some amazing truths. "Thompson's nifty plotting mines a rich vein of Irish faerie lore and magic for thismeditation on the losses that modernization brings."-Publishers Weekly

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Author Bio: Kate Thompson

Author Bio: Kate Thompson

Kate Thompson is one of the most exciting authors writing for young people today. A born storyteller, her work is highly original and she is thought provoking in her ideas. She has traveled widely in the United States and India and studied law in London. After living in County Clare, she moved to Kinvara in County Galway, and there she discovered her passion for playing the fiddle. She is now an accomplished player and also has a great interest in restoring instruments.

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Available Formats : CD
Category: Fiction/Fantasy
Runtime: 6.36
Audience: Adult
Language: English