(Log in to vote)
Mister Pip (2007, original release: 2006)


(0 holds on 1 copy)
LocationCall NumberItem Status
Published: New York : Dial Press, 2007
Description:  256 p. ; 20 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 9780385341066 (hardcover), 0385341067 (hardcover),
Language:  English

Winner of the 2008 Alex Award

"First published by The Text Publishing Company, Austraila, 2006"--T.p. verso

On a copper-rich tropical island shattered by war, on which survival is a daily struggle, eccentric Mr. Watts, the only white man left after the other teachers flee, spends his day reading to the local children from Charles Dickens's classic Great Expectations

Related Searches:
Books and reading -- Fiction
Storytelling -- Fiction
Bougainville Island (Papua New Guinea) -- Fiction
Alex Award

Additional Credits:

Login to write a review of your own.

Login to add this item to your list.

Lists can be used to compile collections of items that you may be interested in checking out at a later date. You may also create public lists and share your favorites with other AHML customers.
No tags, currently.

Login to add tags.

To create a multiple word tag such as Science Fiction, enclose both words in quotes, like: "Science Fiction"

Critic Reviews

If your status is Confirmed Registration, your spot for the event is confirmed.

If registration for this event is full, you will be placed on a waiting list. Wait listed registrants are moved to the confirmed registration list (in the order of registration) when cancelations are received. You will receive an email notification if you are moved from the wait list to the confirmed registration list.