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Tom's Midnight Garden

Philippa Pearce

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Lying awake at night, Tom hears the old grandfather clock downstairs strike . . . eleven . . . twelve . . . thirteen . . . Thirteen! How strange! When Tom gets up to investigate, he discovers a magical garden. A garden that everyone told him doesn't exist. A garden that only he can enter . . .

When Tom is sent to stay at his aunt and uncle's house for the summer, he resigns himself to endless weeks of boredom. As he lies awake in his bed he hears the grandfather clock downstairs strike . . .eleven . . . twelve . . . thirteen . . . Thirteen! Tom races down the stairs and out the back door, into a garden everyone told him wasn't there. In this enchanted thirteenth hour, the garden comes alive - but Tom is never sure whether the children he meets there are real or ghosts . . . This entrancing and magical story is one of the best-loved children's books ever written.

Format:
Paperback / softback
Pages:
240
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
ISBN:
9780192734501
Published Date:
2/4/2015
Dimensions:
198mm x 130mm x 15mm
Weight:
167g
Category:
Fantasy & magical realism (Children's / Teenage)

RRP: £6.99

Format: Paperback / softback

ISBN: 9780192734501


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