<Embed>
Currently unavailable.
We don't know when or if this item will be back in stock.
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more

Follow the Author

Something went wrong. Please try your request again later.


Heaven Eyes Paperback – 11 February 2000

4.1 out of 5 stars 19 ratings

See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price
New from Used from
Kindle

Get 90 days FREE of Amazon Music Unlimited
with the purchase of any eligible product. Shop now
click to open popover

Releases January 5, 2021. Pre-order Bluey, The Pool now with Pre-order Price Guarantee.
If the Amazon.com.au price decreases between your order time and the end of the day of the release date, you'll receive the lowest price. Order now

Product details

  • Paperback : 216 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 0340764813
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0340764817
  • Dimensions : 14.2 x 22.3 x 2.3 cm
  • Publisher : Hodder Children's Books; 1st edition (11 February 2000)
  • Language: : English
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.1 out of 5 stars 19 ratings

Product description

Review

Both original and unnerving, this really is a fantastic book. - THE BOOKSELLER

Tranfixing - just the novel to usher in the new millennium! - THE LITERARY REVIEW

David Almond understands the joy and fear of being alive better than most - Heaven Eyes is a mysterious gift of a novel. - THE TIMES

Almond's powerfully original talent has won him the Whitbread and the Carnegie, and really could - or anyway should - win him the Booker. - bol.com, 17/9/00

'Almond's eerie tale is an astonishing piece of writing about the way that the living and the dead find comfort in each aother . . . A very grown-up, totally compelling book, that, like Almond's brilliant SKELLIG, is about the lost and found, abandonment and redemption, love and faith - particularly faith in yourself and others. - The Guardian

About the Author

David Almond's first novel for children, SKELLIG, won the Whitbread Children's Book of the Year and the Carnegie Medal, and his second, KIT'S WILDERNESS, won the Smarties Award Silver Medal. Following the further success of HEAVEN EYES, David is widely regarded as one of the most exciting and innovative children's authors writing today. His books, which have been translated into over twenty languages, are bestsellers all over the world. David lives with his family in Newcastle-upon-Tyne.

Customer reviews

4.1 out of 5 stars
4.1 out of 5
19 global ratings
How are ratings calculated?

Review this product

Share your thoughts with other customers

Top reviews from Australia

There are 0 reviews and 0 ratings from Australia

Top reviews from other countries

Jan
1.0 out of 5 stars Disappointed
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 21 March 2019
Verified Purchase
Bizzywig
5.0 out of 5 stars Mystical and haunting
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 11 March 2010
Verified Purchase
3 people found this helpful
Report abuse
Grace Clarke
5.0 out of 5 stars Great book
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 5 March 2014
Verified Purchase
hiba
5.0 out of 5 stars ... and the first page i read it was an wonderful
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 2 July 2015
Verified Purchase
Brianna
3.0 out of 5 stars New Cover design
Reviewed in the United States on 17 November 2018
Verified Purchase
Customer image
3.0 out of 5 stars New Cover design
Reviewed in the United States on 17 November 2018
I was under the impression I was ordering the book with the original cover design, as shown. The one I grew up with. However, I got the book with the “new cover design”. I’m not a fan of the new design and was quite sadden to see I didn’t get the book I was shown. However, the contents are still the same....
Images in this review
Customer image
Customer image