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Author: Robert Westall
ISBN: 0333592778
Pages: 144 pages
Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books (August 27, 1993)
Language: English
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e-Book A Place for Me epub download

by Robert Westall



Robert Westall was born in North Shields, Northumberland, England in 1929

Robert Westall was born in North Shields, Northumberland, England in 1929. His first published book The Machine Gunners (1975) which won him the Carnegie Medal is set in World War Two when a group of children living on Tyneside retrieve a machine-gun from a crashed German aircraft. He won the Carnegie Medal again in 1981 for The Scarecrows, the first writer to win it twice. He won the Smarties Prize in 1989 for Blitzcat and the Guardian Award in 1990 for The Kingdom by the Sea.

Robert Atkinson Westall (7 October 1929 – 15 April 1993) was an English author and teacher best known for fiction aimed at children and young adults. In the latter case, some deal with complex, dark and adult themes. He has been called "the dean of British war novelists". His first book, The Machine Gunners, won the 1975 Carnegie Medal for the year's outstanding children's book by a British subject.

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Best-known for his Children's and Young Adult fiction, Robert Atkinson Westall was born in 1929 in North Shields and grew up on Tyneside during the Second World War. He held a Bachelor's Degree in Fine Art from Durham University and a post-graduate degree in Sculpture from the Slade School of Art in London. After spending two years in the British Army he went on to teach Art and write for various publications, including being an art critic for the Guardian newspaper.

Flag as Inappropriate. A Place For Me (1993). His first book, The Machine Gunners won the 1975 Carnegie Medal from the Library Association, recognising the year's outstanding children's book by a British subject. It was named one of the top ten Medal-winning works for the 70th anniversary celebration in 2007, selected by a panel to compose the ballot for a public election of the all-time. Westall also won a second Carnegie (no one has won three), a Smarties Prize, and the once-in-a-lifetime Guardian Prize.

Lucy, 18-years-old, has overcome her grief at her mother's death and won a university place. The exams finishing, summer stretches before her, then the prospect of a new life. But the "new life" for Lucy is not at all what she expected, or wanted.