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by Nina Bawden

Author: Nina Bawden
Language: English
Publisher: Faber and Faber; Main edition (September 19, 2009)
Pages: 192 pages
Category: Teens and Young Adults
Rating: 4.4
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The Secret Passage book. Synopsis: The House of Secrets was written by Nina Bawden and was published in 1963 in England under the title The Secret Passage

The Secret Passage book. Synopsis: The House of Secrets was written by Nina Bawden and was published in 1963 in England under the title The Secret Passage. The novel follows three siblings who have to move to Enlgland to live with their Aunt Mabel after their mother dies. Aunt Mabel lives in a boarding house and while living there, the children discover a secret passageway leading to the big house next door. This discovery leads them to discover a few different secrets.

CHAPTER TEN JUST A PARCEL OF THIEVING BRATS THE NEXT MORNING Victoria was waiting for them in the garden of the house next door. This time she didn’t scowl. This time she didn’t scowl nd said, I thought you were never coming. We had to wait until Aunt Mabel was upstairs, doing the rooms, Mary explained. Because we had to get out of the house with this. In his arms, Ben was carrying a large, roundish object, wrapped in newspaper. He held it as carefully as if it were a basket of eggs. You’ll see, Mary said mysteriously

Nina Bawden is one of the most admired and engaging writers of fiction for children and has written more than fifty books

Nina Bawden is one of the most admired and engaging writers of fiction for children and has written more than fifty books. Born in 1925, she was educated at Oxford and completed her first novel the year after gaining her degree. She is the author of such classics as Carrie's War and The Peppermint Pig, and has won the Guardian Fiction Award and the Phoenix Award as well as being commended for the Carnegie Medal.

Nina Bawden Completed in 1963, The Secret Passage is Nina Bawden's first children's novel and was written especially for her own three children after they had discovered . .

When Tom Harrington embarks on an affair with the beautiful and affectionate Emily Hunter, he has no idea how seriously his life will be affected. Completed in 1963, The Secret Passage is Nina Bawden's first children's novel and was written especially for her own three children after they had discovered a secret passage in the cellar of their house.

Some of Bawden's 55 books have been dramatised by BBC Children's television. The Secret Passage (1963). Tortoise by Candlelight (1963).

Some of Bawden's 55 books have been dramatised by BBC Children's television Her novels include On the Run (1964), The Witch's Daughter (1966), The Birds on the Trees (1970), Carrie's War (1973), and The Peppermint Pig (1975). The House of Secrets (1963). On the Run (1964); US title, Three on the Run. Under the Skin (1964).

Completed in 1963, The Secret Passage is Nina Bawden's first children's novel and was written especially for her own three children after they had discovered a secret passage in the cellar of their house. It beautifully reflects her own inquisitive nature - as she herself has said: 'I was a keyhole child, fearsomely curious' - wedded to her subtly innovative ability to empathise with the child's view.

The Secret Passage - Libro electrónico escrito por Nina Bawden. Lee este libro en la app de Google Play Libros en tu PC o dispositivo Android o iOS. Descarga The Secret Passage para leerlo sin conexión, destacar texto, agregar marcadores o tomar notas. Lonely and forlorn after their mother's death and their sudden arrival at Aunt Mabel's seaside boarding-house, John, Mary and Ben Mallory are unimpressed with their new life in England. But there are wonderful surprises in store for them when they discover a secret way into the grand and empty house next door.

The House of Secrets. Sent to England to live with their aunt Mabel after their mother's death, John, Mary, and Ben Mallory discover unexpected danger and mystery in the dark house next door.

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Good Condition: A book that has been read, but is in good condition. Minimal damage to the book cover eg. scuff marks, but no holes or tears. If this is a hard cover, the dust jacket may be missing. Binding has minimal wear. The majority of pages are undamaged with some creasing or tearing, and pencil underlining of text, but this is minimal. No highlighting of text, no writing in the margins, and no missing pages.

Lonely and forlorn after their mother's death and their sudden arrival at Aunt Mabel's seaside boarding-house, John, Mary and Ben Mallory are unimpressed with their new life in England. But there are wonderful surprises in store for them when they discover a secret way into the grand and empty house next door. Soon all sorts of unexpected events will unfold as the siblings encounter a whole host of eccentric characters and happenings. Completed in 1963, The Secret Passage is Nina Bawden's first children's novel and was written especially for her own three children after they had discovered a secret passage in the cellar of their house. It beautifully reflects her own inquisitive nature - as she herself has said: 'I was a keyhole child, fearsomely curious' - wedded to her subtly innovative ability to empathise with the child's view.