Noel Streatfeild’s Holiday Stories


A new collection of holiday-themed stories by the author of ‘Ballet Shoes’. There are stories for every reader in this delightful collection – exciting crime-solving adventures; nervous young actors in the spotlight for the first time: unforgettable holidays and unlikely friendships.

ISBN: 9780349013053 Author: Streatfeild, Noel Publisher: Virago Publication Date: 20th June 2019 Imprint: Virago Cover: Hardback Dewey: 823.912 (edition:23) Pages: 246 Language: English Edition: Short stories Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subjects: , , ,

‘Classic Noel Streatfeild at her warm-hearted best. I absolutely loved it’ Hilary McKay, author of THE SKYLARKS’ WAR
‘Such rewarding reading’ Daily Telegraph

In this captivating new collection, there are stories for every reader to enjoy: unforgettable holidays and unlikely friendships, crime-solving adventures and dancers in the spotlight for the very first time.

Originally written for annuals and magazines, these newly discovered stories are collected here for the first time and will be treasured by Noel Streatfeild fans of all ages.

Featuring beautiful illustrations by PETER BAILEY

Stories include:

The Plain One
Devon Mettle
Chicken for Supper
Flag’s Circus
The Secret
Ordinary Me
Cows Eat Flowers
Andrew’s Trout
The Old Fool
Let’s Go Coaching
The Quiet Holiday
Green Silk

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