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The Closing March

A novel by

In this elegy to the mining community, a young boy learns about his grandfather's life as a miner. The more Mick learns, the closer he gets to his grandfather and the greater his respect until he feels compelled to make a final tribute to the man and the mine.

Genre: Children's Fiction

Praise for this book

"A cornet call of hope. A book that chokes you throughout, and not just on coal dust." - Michael Morpurgo

Used availability for Lynne Markham's The Closing March

Paperback Editions

April 1997 : UK Paperback

Title: The Closing March (Contents S.)
Author(s): Lynne Markham
ISBN: 0-7497-2876-0 / 978-0-7497-2876-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Mammoth
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