The Long Walk Home

af Val Wood
Lydbog
12t 0m Oplæst af Anne Dover

Forlagets beskrivelse

Young Mikey Quinn, scavenging on the streets of Hull, is thrown into prison for stealing a rabbit from the butcher. His chief accuser, a well-to-do lawyer, has a daughter, Eleanor, whom he badly mistreats. When Mikey is released he finds that his mother has died and his brothers taken into the workhouse - determined to find a better life for his family, he walks all the way to London to seek his fortune. There he finds that the grim realities of city life are even worse than they were in Hull, and comes under the evil patronage of the sinister Tully, first encountered when he was in prison. But he also meets Eleanor again, and between them they face the dangers of London and gradually make a new life for themselves. Together they have to face journeying back to Hull - the long walk home.

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Yderligere information

Bogtype
Lydbog
Forlag
Transworld
ISBN
9781407082684
Oplæst af
Anne Dover

Genre
Sagaer