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Heartsong

(2015)
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An orphan with no voice but an extraordinary musical gift. A man of music who discovers her gift.Heartsong is a spellbinding tale about the healing power of music, set against the mystery and beauty of Venice.

"Destined to be a future classic" Manchester Evening News
"This is a spectacular book... a quiet, heart-soaring triumph" Big Issue
"A very special present for music-loving readers" The Times

Abandoned at the orphanage in Venice as a baby, Laura has never spoken. Her life is transformed when the composer Vivaldi unlocks her passion for music. The seasons turn, dark turns to light and miracles happen.

Carnegie award-winning author Kevin Crossley-Holland makes every word a master stroke. This short novel is exquisitely illustrated by acclaimed artist Jane Ray. Her work is inspired by Vivaldi's Four Seasons and the real girls and boys who lived and laughed and worked in the Venetian orphanage.

 
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Used availability for Kevin Crossley-Holland's Heartsong


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Hardback Editions

October 2015 : UK Hardback
thumbTitle: Heartsong
Author(s): Kevin Crossley-Holland
ISBN: 1-4083-3606-5 / 978-1-4083-3606-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Orchard Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Paperback Editions

October 2016 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: Heartsong
Author(s): Kevin Crossley-Holland
ISBN: 1-4083-3607-3 / 978-1-4083-3607-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Orchard Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

October 2015 : UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Heartsong
Author(s): Kevin Crossley-Holland
Publisher: Orchard Books
Availability: Amazon UK   


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