Please note that any school orders required before the end of the summer term must be placed by Friday 10th July.

If your school is open for delivery over the summer, please email us at enquiries@scholastic.co.uk with your online order number so that your order is not automatically held until the start of the Autumn term. remove

Shopping from United States? Please visit the correct site for your location.

6copies

Suitable for 10 - 13 years

gbp prices
Save £4.19
Offer price: £37.75
Rewards/RRP: £41.94

Temporarily out of stock - due soon

Product ordering
  • Schools earn Scholastic Rewards when parents or staff order from us. If you work at a school you can use Rewards to buy books and resources for your classroom or library. Find out how to use Scholastic Rewards

Buy this and your school gets £9.44 to spend on books Orders of £10 or more will earn 25% of your order value back in Scholastic Rewards for your school.

This product has not been rated yet.

0 reviews (Add a review)

Delivery information

  • FREE UK delivery for schools on orders containing at least one paid item.
  • FREE UK delivery on orders £25 or over
  • £3.95 delivery charge on UK orders under £25

Book Club orders

  • FREE delivery to schools
  • Books will be despatched after the school's order is confirmed

UK delivery within 5-7 working days

Delivery charges and times vary for overseas addresses

Refund and returns policy

Product description

When World War II thrusts scrawny evacuee Willie Beech into the care of a gruff old man, an unlikely bond flourishes between them. But as Willie enjoys his first ever taste of human kindness, suddenly his happiness comes under threat again… This heartwarming classic tells a moving and memorable tale of friendship against all the odds, set against a stunning wartime backdrop.

Winner of the Guardian Children’s Fiction Award.

“A marvellous story that knows just how to grab the emotions.” Guardian

Supplied as a pack of six copies.

Product Details

Catalogue number

9359 in Primary Education Catalogue 2020 and 6951 in Primary Schools Catalogue 2019/20

Format

Paperback

Date published

February 4th, 2016

Condition

New

In this pack

Reviews

This product has not been reviewed yet.

Add a review

Customers also bought

Promotions available

How do I use promotional codes