Flambards

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OUP Oxford, Mar 5, 2004 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 224 pages
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A totally absorbing novel about twelve-year-old Christina who is sent to live with her fierce uncle and his two sons in their decaying mansion, Flambards. Christina discovers a passion for horses and riding but finds herself part of a strange household, divided by emotional undercurrents and cruelty.
 

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User Review  - rmaitzen - LibraryThing

I think I enjoyed this one particularly because of having just read the other two: as a result, the emotional baggage carried right forward, and I could really empathize with Christina's grief, and turmoil, and, eventually, happiness. Read full review

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User Review  - satyridae - LibraryThing

I liked this SO much better than the second in the series. Christina is herself again, although widowed and inexplicably sick to her stomach. Flambards is a ruin, and Mark is missing, presumed dead in ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
3
Section 2
25
Section 3
49
Section 4
60
Section 5
73
Section 6
89
Section 7
105
Section 8
131
Section 9
142
Section 10
154
Section 11
175
Section 12
187
Section 13
201
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K M Peyton's 'The Edge of the Cloud' won the Carnegie Medal.Many othe publications include three further Flambards titles, the Pennington books, and thrillers such as Prove Yourself a Hero.

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