The Secret Horses of Briar Hill

Author(s): Megan Shepherd; Levi Pinfold Levi

Childrens 9-14

There are winged horses that live in the mirrors of Briar Hill hospital. In the mirrors that line its grand hallways, which once belonged to a princess. In those that reflect the elegant rooms, now filled with sick children. It is her secret. One mor

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"This is a very special book indeed. Not only because of the sheer beauty of its production, illustrated as it is by Greenaway medal winner Levi pinfold, known for his exquisite colour, mesmerising picture books, but here demonstrating what he can do with simple line and restricted to black and white. But also because it is an enthralling, moving and evocative tale set in the midst of World War Two. [...] This is a beautifully written story of bravery and resilience with a terrific sense of time and place and which reminds us all of the fragility of life. Highly recommended do thoughtful readers of any age." * The School Librarian * "The book was clear and well written and I got quite engrossed in it; the illustrations were a nice touch and added to the story." * Teen titles reader review *

General Fields

  • : 9781406373554
  • : Walker Books Australia Pty, Limited
  • : Walker Books Australia
  • : 0.55
  • : October 2017
  • : 208mm X 162mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : October 2017
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Megan Shepherd; Levi Pinfold Levi
  • : Paperback
  • : 1017
  • : Levi Pinfold
  • : English
  • : 813.6
  • : 240