Under the Hawthorn Tree

This novel has become a classic for young readers worldwide. Under the Hawthorn Tree continues to go from strength to strength and this new edition is a must for any collection. Ireland in the 1840s is devastated by famine.

Under the Hawthorn Tree

Under the Hawthorn Tree

The first book in the famine trilogy Under the Hawthorn Tree is Ireland's top selling children's book. The phenomenal success of this original and enthralling book is celebrated with this beautiful hardback gift edition. This novel has become a classic for young readers worldwide. Under the Hawthorn Tree continues to go from strength to strength and this new edition is a must for any collection. Ireland in the 1840s is devastated by famine. When tragedy strikes their family, Eily, Michael and Peggy are left to fend for themselves. Starving and in danger of the dreaded workhouse, they escape. Their one hope is to find the great aunts they have heard about in their mother's stories.With tremendous courage they set out on a journey that will test every reserve of strength, love and loyalty they possess. Also available on DVD.

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Under the Hawthorn Tree
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Marita Conlon-McKenna
Categories: Young Adult Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-01 - Publisher: The O'Brien Press

The first book in the famine trilogy Under the Hawthorn Tree is Ireland's top selling children's book. The phenomenal success of this original and enthralling book is celebrated with this beautiful hardback gift edition. This novel has become a classic for young readers worldwide. Under the Hawthorn Tree continues to
Under The Hawthorn Tree
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Ai Mi
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-26 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Jingqiu, an innocent young woman from a politically questionable family in the city, is selected as one of a small group of students to be sent to the countryside to work on a project that will further the Cultural Revolution. Clever, curious and eager, she tries to fit in with
Under the Hawthorn Tree
Language: en
Pages: 153
Authors: Marita Conlon-McKenna
Categories: Brothers and sisters
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher:

During the Great Famine in Ireland in the 1840s, three children left alone and in danger of being sent to the workhouse set out to find the great-aunts they remember from their mother's stories.
Wildflower Girl
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Marita Conlon-McKenna
Categories: Young Adult Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-01 - Publisher: The O'Brien Press

The second book in the famine trilogy At seven, Peggy made a terrifying journey through famine-stricken Ireland. Now thirteen, and determined to make a new life for herself, she sets off alone across the Atlantic to America. Will she ever see her family again? An extraordinary story of courage, independence
Under the Hawthorn Tree
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Irene Barber, O'Brien Press, Limited, The
Categories: Ireland
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-02-01 - Publisher:

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