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3.7 of 5 stars 3.70  ·  rating details  ·  30 ratings  ·  3 reviews
When a family is struck by tragedy a little hope is all that is needed.

When Kate and Madeline’s father goes missing on a routine local flight, family life is thrown into chaos. While the close rural community help the family deal with their grief, Kate lights a lamp every night in the window of the old tin hut on the hill in the hope that it will help her father find his w
Paperback, 185 pages
Published August 1st 2010 by Walker Books
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I thought that this book was OK. Personly I would have liked to know more at the end and what happend to certian people.
Kate is a teenage girl who lives in a farm house with her family. Her dad is a pilot, but on one of his flights, the plane crashes. Kate wants to help find her dad, but her mother won't let her. So instead every night her dad is missing she lights a candle in a little hut on a hill. But one night when she is going up to the hill to light the candle, there is a boy there, Troy. Troy and Kate become friends after a couple of days. The search and rescue team finally find the plane crashed but it do ...more
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This book was very interesting, but didn't give enough detail on some of the events.
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Elizabeth Pulford was born in Hamilton, Canada, but was brought up in New Zealand from the age of two. She began writing in her early 40s. Since then her publications have included articles, poetry, short stories in newspapers, magazines and on the radio. Many of her adult short stories have won national competitions. Her children’s books range from early readers through to YA novels—three of whic ...more
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