Narwhal




      Narwhal
When Gray retrieves an engraved narwhal s tusk from the sea disturbing changes begin to happen to both marine and bird life The islanders suspect Gray s unusual powers of being able to communicate with seals and other creatures as the cause of the unrest They find the tusk he has hidden away and fear that an ancient prophecy threatening the island will come to pass since they have always considered the narwhal as an omen of disaster Gray finds himself a victim of a confused and complex web of superstition as the islanders decide a ritual sacrifice must be made How can he prove his innocence and escape their final condemnation of him Narwhal was shortlisted for the Cinnamon Press Awards. Best Download Narwhal author Margaret Gill For Kindle ePUB or eBook – heartforum.co.uk

Margaret Gill studied English Literature at Manchester University and has taught in schools and colleges in Warwickshire and Northamptonshire She has won awards for her poetry and children s fiction Her previous novel, Return of the Quetzal, won first prize in the teenage fiction section of the 2002 Winchester Writers Conference at which the current novel, The Brain Changers, also won an award.

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  • Paperback
  • 208 pages
  • Narwhal
  • Margaret Gill
  • English
  • 26 January 2018
  • 0595481779

10 thoughts on “ Narwhal

  1. Shrabastee Chakraborty says:

    A well thought out story with a significant message that implores the readers to care for the nature and natural resources The author has blended ancient runes and myths with scientific knowledge In addition, some of the ...

  2. Buchdoktor says:

    Der 16 j hrige Gray Edmond lebt mit seinem Vater und seinem Bruder auf der Scilly Insel St Hellicks an der u ersten S dwest K ste Cornwalls Die Familie betreibt als umweltbewusste Aussteiger schon seit Jahren eine kleine Landwirtschaft, Fischfang, hat ein kleines Caf und verkauft ihre handgefertigten Schuhe Gray sp rt schon seit einiger Zeit, dass er einen besonderen Draht zu Tieren hat und Kontakt mit den Robben vor der K ste aufnehmen kann Eines Tages findet er einen mit Runen gravierten Der 16 j hrige Gray Edmond lebt mit seinem Vater und seinem Bruder auf der Scilly Insel St Hellicks an der u ersten S dwest K ste Cornwalls Die Familie betreibt als umweltbewusste Aussteiger schon seit Jahren eine kleine Landwirtschaft, Fischfang, hat ein kleines Caf und verkauft ihre handgefertigten Schuhe Gray sp rt schon seit einiger Zeit, dass er einen besonderen Draht zu Tieren hat und Kontakt mit den Robben vor der K ste aufnehmen kann Eines Tages findet er einen mit Runen gravierten Narwhalzahn am Strand Als Vater und Bruder in der folgenden Nacht nicht vom Fischfang zur ckkehren, liegt der Gedanke nahe, dass Gray damit geheime M chte auf der Insel aktiviert hat, die Bezug zum untergegangenen Atlantis haben k nnten Im Laufe...

  3. Felicia says:

    Margaret Gill s Narwhal is Absolutely Amazing Having no knowledge what so ever about the narwhal or their tusks, still I was intrigued from the very first page I couldn t put it down it became a part of me, every free moment I had turn into a chance to pick up this book again.It made me want to knowabout the Narwhal, and in my research discovered that, the narwhal, is a whale with a long, twisted tooth, and swims in Arctic waters Narwhals can grow to be about 16 feet 4.5 m long not c Margaret Gill s Narwhal is Absolutely Amazing Having no knowledge what so ever about the narwhal or their tusks, still I was intrigued from the very first page I couldn t put it down it became a part of me, every free moment I had turn into a chance to pick up this book again.It made me want to knowabout the Narwhal, and in my research discovered that, the narwhal, is a whale with a long, twisted tooth, and swims in Arctic waters Narwhals can grow to be about 16 feet 4.5 m long not counting the tooth , and weigh about 1.8 tons Good to know while reading this book, it helped to envision the tusk Gray came in contact with.The difference in their speech and the spelling of their words added a little mystery, pulling you in instantly, coupled with Ms Gill s excellent style of storytelling, and tales of myths and legends.The rollercoaster of emotions in the story range...

  4. Margaret says:

    Margaret Gill is an incredibly talented writer Her writing has a wonderfully lyrical style and her descriptive powers are second to none In the unravelling of a tale so sensitive yet so stirring, she keeps the reader tantalisingly on the edge of their seat throughout Her attention to minute detail and understanding of human emotion sees this mixture of myth, legend, and reality interacting to marvellous effect Narwhal is a truly exceptional book from an amazing author Thoroughly enjoyable Margaret Gill is an incredibly talented writer Her writing has a wonderfully lyrical style and her descriptive powers are second to none In the unravelling of ...

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