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[Reading] ➿ The Hollow Land By Jane Gardam – Gamegeek-denter.de The barren beautiful Cumbrian fells provide the bewitching setting for the adventures of Bell and Harry two children who find enchanting wonder at every turn as they explore THE HOLLOW LAND Everyday cThe barren beautiful Cumbrian fells provide the bewitching setting for the adventures of Bell and Harry two children who find enchanting wonder at every turn as they explore THE HOLLOW LAND Eve.

Ryday challenges give a daring edge to this rural work and play There are ancient mysteries to explore and uncover like the case of the Egg Witch and everyone is curious about the Household Nam.

MOBI Jane Gardam #191; The Hollow Land MOBI #189; The Hollow  PDFEPUB or #191;

MOBI Jane Gardam #191; The Hollow Land MOBI #189; The Hollow PDFEPUB or #191; Jane Mary Gardam OBE is a British author of children's and adult fiction She also reviews for the Spectator and the Telegraph and writes for BBC radio She lives in Kent Wimbledon and Yorkshire She has won numerous literary awards including the Whitbread Award twice She is mother of Tim Gardam Principal of St Anne's College Oxford Jane has been awarded the Heywood Hill Literary Prize for

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10 thoughts on “The Hollow Land

  1. Diane Barnes Diane Barnes says:

    MOBI Jane Gardam #191; The Hollow Land MOBI #189; The Hollow PDFEPUB or #191; hollow pdf, land kindle, The Hollow pdf, The Hollow Land MOBII loved every wordIf you love English novels you'll love thisIf you love Jane Gardam you'll love this If you've never read her this is a great place to start Europa Books is re issueing her books and the cover art is fabulous as it


  2. Jeanette Jeanette says:

    MOBI Jane Gardam #191; The Hollow Land MOBI #189; The Hollow PDFEPUB or #191; hollow pdf, land kindle, The Hollow pdf, The Hollow Land MOBIMasterful So masterful and at the same time tightly succinct These chapters are short stories within themselves but all related to a place in Yorkshire's fells and the group of families that live there This is alive with such power of exuberance amidst exact characterization and tone that I would give it the 6th star I doubted that I would ever like any Jane Gardam work as much as I liked Old Filth but this 1981 does it This was written to approach a child audience of just preteen Why does it not surprise me that Jane does not underestimate the intelligence or emotional nuance to neighbor and community that exists in kids There is NO dumb down hereTh


  3. Fiona Fiona says:

    MOBI Jane Gardam #191; The Hollow Land MOBI #189; The Hollow PDFEPUB or #191; hollow pdf, land kindle, The Hollow pdf, The Hollow Land MOBIThis book won the Whitbread Children’s Book Award but was shelved with adult fiction in Waterstones so I bought it unaware I’m glad I did as Jane Gardam has long been one of my favourite authorsBell not Bill and Harry meet as young lads when Harry’s family leases Bell’s grandparents’ farm as a holiday home There isn’t a traditional storyline It’s a series of sketches or vignettes starting with the two boys meeting and finishing with them as adults The setting is a few miles outside Kirkby Stephen in Cumbria by far the most beautiful English county IMHO and the descriptions of the landscape are just perfect I burst


  4. Trina Trina says:

    MOBI Jane Gardam #191; The Hollow Land MOBI #189; The Hollow PDFEPUB or #191; hollow pdf, land kindle, The Hollow pdf, The Hollow Land MOBII adored this short novel set in former mining country hollowed out with old mines of North Yorkshire Folksy and gently humorous it focuses on two boys one a local farmer's son and one a London boy son of a journalist who visits for the summers The locals are colorful and well meaning and the boys' adventures are sometimes dangerous but always turn out ok They grow up and live their lives in this plain place that Gardam has made magical


  5. Kirsten Kirsten says:

    MOBI Jane Gardam #191; The Hollow Land MOBI #189; The Hollow PDFEPUB or #191; hollow pdf, land kindle, The Hollow pdf, The Hollow Land MOBIA magical book about friendship and love of the countryside and country life in this case in Cumbria UK I just finished and would be happy to start reading it again r


  6. Cynthia Dunn Cynthia Dunn says:

    MOBI Jane Gardam #191; The Hollow Land MOBI #189; The Hollow PDFEPUB or #191; hollow pdf, land kindle, The Hollow pdf, The Hollow Land MOBISo charming I wish it had gone on and on


  7. Margaret Margaret says:

    MOBI Jane Gardam #191; The Hollow Land MOBI #189; The Hollow PDFEPUB or #191; hollow pdf, land kindle, The Hollow pdf, The Hollow Land MOBIJane Gardam is good but either I read this too fast or the book is just differently paced enough from her other work that I wasn't as in love with it as her other novels


  8. Don Don says:

    MOBI Jane Gardam #191; The Hollow Land MOBI #189; The Hollow PDFEPUB or #191; hollow pdf, land kindle, The Hollow pdf, The Hollow Land MOBIFROM MY BLOG Eight year old Bell Teesdale watches with wonder when a family of Londoners talking South arrive to rent his parents' farm house  There's not owt for 'em here  What's use of a farm to them?  Just for sitting in  Never a thing going on  The visitors get off to a rocky start with their summer landlords the older visitors do that is but not their 5 or 6 year old son Harry  When the Batemans are about to cancel their vacation because the


  9. Spiros Spiros says:

    MOBI Jane Gardam #191; The Hollow Land MOBI #189; The Hollow PDFEPUB or #191; hollow pdf, land kindle, The Hollow pdf, The Hollow Land MOBIWhen I saw Jim Jarmusch's film Paterson I felt that I was seeing the last movie before our current shit fueled moment of being ruled by a narcissistic sociopathic racist imbecile This book likewise feels like the last book written before Thatcherism It describes the enduring friendship of two boys Bell Teesdale and Harry Bateman who come from entirely different worlds the fells of Cumbria and middle class streets of London All part


  10. Peter Peter says:

    MOBI Jane Gardam #191; The Hollow Land MOBI #189; The Hollow PDFEPUB or #191; hollow pdf, land kindle, The Hollow pdf, The Hollow Land MOBIJane Gardam is a doyenne of British literature better known there than in the US Her writing career is now over—she’s in her late eighties—but what a grand career it’s been Arguably among the best contributions in 20th century English literature is her trilogy Old Filth Filth means “Failed in London tried Hong Kong” it’s a masterpiece on relationships among a group of Brits—and on British culture—during and after WWII Gardam’s ability to put you into the thoughts and feelings of her characters is her best quality enhanced by just magnificent writing OK enough of the sales pitch The Hollow Land a short 1982 novel won the Whitbread Prize for Children’s Literature but don’t dare let that turn you off The main protagonists are two young boys in a rural Cumbrian mining community mined areas are “hollow land” Filled with deserted houses as well as beauty peace and quiet their little par


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