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Author Almond, David, 1951-

Title The dam / David Almond ; illustrated by Levi Pinfold.

Edition First U.S. edition.
Publication Info. Somerville, MA : Candlewick Studio, 2018.
©2018
Location Call No. Status
 Naper Blvd. Juvenile Easy Fiction  E ALM    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm x 29 cm
age Children lcdgt
Summary ''This is a true story. It was told to me by Mike and Kathryn Tickell. Kielder Water is the largest artificial lake in the UK. It is in North Northumberland, a wild an beautiful place, rich in folk music, story and legend. It was created in the late 70s and early 80s. A great dam was constructed across the Kielder Valley, a place of farms, a school, several homesteads and a stretch of the Border Counties Railway. The valley took two years to fill with water. Kielder is now a place for walking, fishing, boating. It is part of the Northumberland International Dark Sky Park, the fourth largest in the world.''--David Almond, postscript.
Subject Dams -- England -- Juvenile fiction.
Fathers and daughters -- Juvenile fiction.
Abandoned farms -- Juvenile fiction.
Music -- History and criticism -- Juvenile fiction.
Reservoirs -- England -- Juvenile fiction.
Dams -- Social aspects -- Juvenile fiction.
Kielder Water (England) -- Juvenile fiction.
Northumberland (England) -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre Picture books for children.
Picture books.
Added Author Pinfold, Levi, illustrator.
ISBN 9780763695972
0763695971
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