by Geraldine McCaughrean
by. Geraldine McCaughrean. A meteor of a novel, blazing with colour and energy, VAINGLORY charts the changing fortunes of the Comtes de Gloriole and the many faces of love and ambition of their magnificent obsession.
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Geraldine McCaughrean (/məˈkɔːkrən/ mə-KAWK-rən; born 6 June 1951) is a British children's novelist. She has received the Carnegie Medal twice and the Michael L. Printz Award among others.
Geraldine McCaughrean. The inspiration for this book was the tradition of carved Jesse trees and stained glass windows used in medieval times to tell people Bible stories. Rusti is a Mongol warrior, fighting for the bloodthirsty Tamburlaine, Conqueror of the World. until he comes face-to-face with his first elephant. Using her skills as a storyteller and her love of the Bible, the author has written a compelling story about the creation of a modern-day Jesse tree.
Geraldine McCaughrean1 de enero de 2019. Mereo Books, mereobook, mereobooks. Agregar a la lista de deseos. Vainglory begins in France in 1429, the year of the Siege of Orlans, as Victoire de Gloriole regains possession of the family castle from the English following the Battle of Agincourt. Having consolidated his position by marrying a beautiful Englishwoman, Victoire sets out to rebuild a dynasty and a castle. However some years on, he finds himself without a legitimate heir, and at war with a family of scheming cousins.
Welcome to the homepage of the award-winning children's author Geraldine McCaughrean (pronounced Muh-cork-run). Probably best known for her official sequel Peter Pan in Scarlet, she is also a three-time recipient of the Whitbread/Costa Children's Book Award, the Michael L. Printz Award and a double Carnegie Medal winner. McCaughrean is one of the greatest living children's authors. The Bookseller -. Book of the Moment.
by Geraldine McCaughrean. Select Format: Hardcover. ISBN13:9780099932901. Release Date:January 1992. Publisher:Arrow Books.
Geraldine McCaughrean lives in Berkshire. Her book, Not the End of the World, is currently being adapted for the stage
Geraldine McCaughrean lives in Berkshire. Her book, Not the End of the World, is currently being adapted for the stage. White Darkness (2005), was shortlisted for the 2005 Whitbread Children's Book Award. In 2005, she was chosen to write the official sequel to J. M. Barrie's Peter Pan. Peter Pan in Scarlet was published in 2006. Books by Geraldine McCaughrean. Mor. rivia About Vainglory.
Geraldine McCaughrean has written 167 books and plays for both adults and children.
Vainglory begins in France in 1429, the year of the Siege of Orleans, as Victoire de Gloriole regains possession of the. Geraldine McCaughrean has written 167 books and plays for both adults and children. The books include Peter Pan in Scarlet, one of the most talked about and successful children's titles of 2006.
1991) (A book in the Geraldine McCaughrean's Adult Novels series) A novel by Geraldine McCaughrean. May 1991 : UK Hardback.
Geraldine McCaughrean The inspiration for this book was the tradition of carved Jesse trees and stained glass windows used in medieval times to tell people Bible stories. She weaves evocative retellings of selected Bible stories with a sensitive contemporary story about the transforming power of love.