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The New Policeman (The New Policeman Trilogy) Kindle Edition

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Length: 416 pages Word Wise: Enabled Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
Page Flip: Enabled Language: English Age Level: 12 - 17

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THE NEW POLICEMAN is a multi-award-winning, wonderfully intriguing story going right to the heart of Irish magic, folklore and music. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

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Winner of both the Whitbread Children's Book Award and the 2005 Guardian Children's Fiction Prize



There is never enough time in Kinvara. When Helen Liddy is asked what she wants for her birthday, she says, 'Time. That's what I want. Time.'



Fifteen year-old JJ is continuing the Liddy family tradition with his fiddle-playing. But one day he discovers that music might no tbe the only thing that runs in his veins. Can it be true that his great-grandfather was a murderer?



When JJ sets out to buy his mother some time he discovers the answer, as well as some truly remarkable things about music, myth and magic.



Who knows where the time goes?



JJ does.



'A beautifully original book' INDEPENDENT



'A story full of surprises, magic and a delicately balanced internal logic' JULIA ECCLESHARE, GUARDIAN



'There is something hallucinatory, if not delirious about this stylish, magical book' JAN MARK

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Product details

  • File size : 2844 KB
  • Print length : 416 pages
  • Word Wise : Enabled
  • Publisher : RHCP Digital; New Ed edition (30 June 2011)
  • Language: : English
  • Enhanced typesetting : Enabled
  • Text-to-Speech : Enabled
  • X-Ray : Not Enabled
  • Screen Reader : Supported
  • ASIN : B004WOF32K
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.4 out of 5 stars 21 ratings
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5.0 out of 5 stars A beguiling musical time mystery fusing modern and mythological worlds
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