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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.

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Used availability for Kathleen Fidler's The Desperate Journey

Paperback Editions

March 2012 : UK Paperback
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Title: 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
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Title: The Desperate Journey (Kelpies: Classic Kelpies)
Author(s): Kathleen Fidler
ISBN: 0-86315-401-8 / 978-0-86315-401-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Floris Books
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March 1984 : UK Paperback
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Title: 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
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Title: 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
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Title: The Desperate Journey (Kelpies)
Author(s): Kathleen Fidler
Publisher: Kelpies
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA