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The Hills Are Lonely

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Gavin McKendrick had brought his thirteen-year-old daughter, Kate, to a remote cottage in the Scottish Highlands to escape the constant reminders of his wife, killed in an accident. Kate roamed the moors and along the shores of the loch, her heart heavy. Only her form mistress, Sheina McDonald, was aware of her unhappiness and longed to help her. It was the wild cat that ...more
Hardcover, Large Print, 256 pages
Published June 1st 1994 by Ulverscroft
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Vitor Frazão
Jun 13, 2012 Vitor Frazão rated it liked it
O livro terá um impacto muito mais forte entre crianças e adolescentes, não obstante, a hábil descrição de paisagens e sentimentos, assim como a composição lírica da narrativa, tornam-no uma leitura interessante para todas as idades. Uma obra sobre perda e inadaptados.

A única coisa que achei difícil de engolir foi a personagem da professora. Desculpem mas não é normal uma docente meter-se assim na vida de uma aluna e ainda o é menos o pai da criança aceitar aquilo como se fosse a coisa mais natu
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Aug 06, 2012 Kristina-katharina rated it liked it
Nice book,though it seems more like a young adult novel. All in all a good read for an rainy sunday afternoon, when you want to forget everything all around you. The book is set in the windy lands of Great Britain and throughout the book you feel like you have been there yourself.
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Psuedonym of Joyce Muriel Wilson. Died in 2007. Lived in Anglesey, Wales.

Trained as a biologist, specialising in animal behaviour, and tried her hand at dog training too. Not surprisingly, animal themes, especially relationships between human and animal feature in all of her books. She thought that the human-animal/human-nature relationship was extremely important and that a co-existence between t
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