A chance child

  • 158 Pages
  • 3.22 MB
  • English
Macmillan , London
StatementJill Paton Walsh.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.P2735 Cg 1978b
The Physical Object
Pagination158 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4482662M
ISBN 100333238338
LC Control Number79311212

A Chance Child Paperback – April 1, by Jill Paton Walsh (Author)Cited by: 8. A Chance Child did come up in a number of searches, and in All I could remember was that it took place during the industrial revolution in Great Britain, that there was a scene involving a young child scurrying under a huge automated press to pull stray threads out of the way between carpets -- and nearly being crushed to death, and that it would have been published before /5.

chance, the child s excitement becomes larger than fear. "So, what do you do with a chance. You take it it just might be the start of something incredible." --Booklist "In this delightful third story by the author and illustrator team, readers are asked the essential question: What do you do with a chance?/5().

A Chance Child Walsh Jill Paton, Author, Jill Paton Walsh, Author Farrar Straus Giroux $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author Children's Picture Books. A chance child. [Jill Paton Walsh] -- Christopher went looking for the missing "Creep"--A waif whose 'earlier' life had been lived out along the Staffordshire waterways and the blast furnaces of the early Industrial Revolution.

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A chance child. [Jill Paton Walsh] -- Compelled to search for his half-brother Creep who some people insist is nonexistent, Christopher locates Parliamentary Papers containing Nathaniel Creep's personal narrative of working conditions.

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