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The Unexpected Find

A novel by


Written by Toby Ibbotson, son of the bestselling author Eva Ibbotson, this exceptional middle grade epic is captivating, heartfelt and brilliant in equal measure.

When a storm hits a small and sleepy town, it ravages every living thing.

But storms don't just destroy, they uncover. And when a young boy discovers a mysterious object that has lay hidden beneath a centuries-old tree, he instantly knows that it's special. What he doesn't know is that his unexpected find will unite him with a girl searching for her missing father and trigger a series of events that will see them travelling across Europe under the most unusual circumstances.

Beautifully written, The Unexpected Find is Toby Ibbotson's break-through masterpiece that's a classic in the making.

Genre: Children's Fiction

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Used availability for Toby Ibbotson's The Unexpected Find

Paperback Editions

June 2019 : UK Paperback

Title: The Unexpected Find
Author(s): Toby Ibbotson
ISBN: 1-4071-8624-8 / 978-1-4071-8624-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Scholastic
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon AU   

Kindle Editions

June 2019 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition

Title: The Unexpected Find
Author(s): Toby Ibbotson
Publisher: Scholastic Fiction
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU