Harry Miller's Run ~~ David Almond


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Harry Miller's Run by David Almond
From the masterful David Almond comes a joyful, wistful story of boyhood, running, and tales of days gone by, in a beautiful gift edition illustrated in full color.
Liam just wants to go out running with his mates the Junior Great North Run is not far away, and there s training to be done. But Mam needs him today, to help old Harry clear out his house. And Harry knows a thing or two about running. When he was a lad, he says, he ran from Newcastle to South Shields. "But Harry," says Mam, "it s thirteen miles " Harry grins. "Different days," he says. Here is the story of that day: of sweltering heat, clattering boots, briny sea air, and the heavenly taste of ice cream; the day when Harry and his pals ran and ran and ran through the blazing sunlight all the way to the sea."
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About the Book
  • Published:
    Feb-2017 (Hardcover)
    Feb-07-2017 (Release)
  • Formats:
    Print
  • Pages:
    64
  • Age Level:
    07-09
  • Purchase:
    Buy
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