New Authors     New Books     Coming Soon     Most Popular     Top Authors    
<< Previous bookNext book >>

The Desperate Journey

(1964)
A novel by

 
Twins Kirsty and David Murray are forced to leave their crofting home in the north of Scotland, and struggle to cope with life in Glasgow, where the work is hard and dangerous. Then comes a chance for a new adventure on a ship bound for Canada. Will they survive the treacherous Atlantic crossing, and what will they find in the strange new land? The Desperate Journey is Kathleen Fidler's best-known story, a true Scottish classic whose thrilling plot will keep children gripped till the end.

 
Similar Books by other authors...


A Stranger Came Ashore
Mollie Hunter

Six Lives of Fankle the Cat
George Mackay Brown
thumb
Scotland
(Horrible Histories Special)

Terry Deary

Swallows and Amazons
(Swallows and Amazons, book 1)

Arthur Ransome
 
Used availability for Kathleen Fidler's The Desperate Journey


See all available used copies of this book at Abebooks UK or Abebooks US
 

Paperback Editions

March 2012 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: The Desperate Journey (Kelpies: Classic Kelpies)
Author(s): Kathleen Fidler
ISBN: 0-86315-881-1 / 978-0-86315-881-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Kelpies
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

January 2001 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: The Desperate Journey (Kelpies)
Author(s): Kathleen Fidler
ISBN: 0-86315-401-8 / 978-0-86315-401-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Floris Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

March 1984 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: The Desperate Journey (Kelpies)
Author(s): Kathleen Fidler
ISBN: 0-86241-056-8 / 978-0-86241-056-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Floris Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

December 1964 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: The Desperate Journey
Author(s): Kathleen Fidler
ISBN: 0-7188-0218-7 / 978-0-7188-0218-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Lutterworth Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

March 2014 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: The Desperate Journey (Kelpies)
Author(s): Kathleen Fidler
Publisher: Kelpies
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Search for