Tamar

£7.99

In the Hunger Winter of 1944, two English spies parachute into Nazi-occupied Holland. Half a century later, a fifteen-year-old girl named Tamar inherits a box containing a sequence of clues and coded messages from her grandfather. From the past, another Tamar emerges.

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Winner of the Carnegie Medal, Tamar is Mal Peet’s astonishing novel about love, lies and secrets in a time of war.

Mal Peet’s Carnegie Medal-winning novel. When her grandfather dies, Tamar inherits a box containing a series of clues and coded messages. Out of the past, another Tamar emerges, a man involved in the terrifying world of resistance fighters in Nazi-occupied Holland half a century earlier. His story is one of passionate love, jealousy and tragedy set against the daily fear and casual horror of the Second World War. Unravelling it will transform the younger Tamar’s life…

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Weight 0.31 kg
Dimensions 19.8 × 12.9 × 2.6 cm
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Imprint

Cover

Paperback

Pages

431

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

823.92 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K