- Children / Young Adults
|Author||by Claire McFall|
|Publication Date||27 July 2017|
|Number of Pages||320|
|Edition||2nd Revised edition|
|NBS Text||Children's Fiction|
Fiction (Child / Teen)
'... Touching, often funny and sometimes harrowing... The 39 Steps crossed with The Lord of the Rings.' -- The Guardian 'Ferryman was happy, sad, gripping, beautiful, heart wrenching and everything in between.' -- Read and Repeat blog 'Good characters, great development, compelling story and lovely prose.' -- Queen Ella Bee Reads blog 'McFall has created great characters, a romance I loved and a landscape that is fresh. Highly recommend!' -- Reading Away the Days blog 'Ferryman is an addictive read which will tear your heart out and rip it to shreds, but carry on reading because this story needs to be told!' -- Readraptor blog 'Ferryman is a book that will have you hooked from the very first page, hooked to every word and storming through the book, 100% addicted.' -- The Book Addicted Girl blog 'I very quickly fell in love with Claire McFall's Ferryman... It's a beautiful story, which sinks you deeper and deeper into the characters, the world and the suspense.' -- Idea for Today blog 'It is a thrilling read that is emotionally captivating, is intense, uplifting and ultimately tragic all at the same time... Powerful, slightly tranquil, delicate and almost needs its own genre to describe it.' -- Daydreamers Thoughts blog
Claire McFall is a writer and a teacher who lives and works in the Scottish Borders. Her first book, Ferryman, won a Scottish Children's Book Award, was long-listed for the Branford Boase Award and nominated for the Carnegie Medal. She is also the author of dystopian thriller Bombmaker and paranormal thriller Black Cairn Point, winner of the inagural Scottish Teenage Book Prize.
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