Earthfasts

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Read it now Manufacturer: E.P Dutton. With Chris Downs, Paul Nicholls, David Hargreaves, Ruth Holden. Based on the children's book by William Mayne, school friends Keith and David investigate sounds coming from a hill on a moor near their home.

During their investigation, the hillside opens up and an 18th Century drummer boy marches out/10(35). Get this from a library. Earthfasts.

[William Mayne] -- When David and Keith see an eighteenth century drummer boy emerging from the ground it is the beginning of a bizarre chain of events. When David disappears, Keith searchs through time for his lost.

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Be the first to write a review. Best Selling in Fiction & Literature. See all. William James Carter Mayne (16 March – 24 March ) was an English writer of children's fiction. The Oxford Companion to Children's Literature calls him one of the outstanding children's authors of the 20th century and The Times Literary Supplement reportedly called him "the most original good writer for young people in our time".

Inhe pled guilty to multiple. Earthfasts was a BBC production which aired on BBC1 in the early part of in the CBBC slot. The serial was adapted from the first book of the Earthfasts Earthfasts book written by William Mayne - the other books making up the trilogy are Cradlefasts and Candlefasts.

All about Earthfasts by William Mayne. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers. This is a reread of a book I had as I child, and I was surprised to find that Earthfasts book I remembered certain elements of it very well, I had forgotten other equally vivid elements.

(there is a reason for all the strange happenings /5(5). : Earthfasts (Signature) () by Mayne, William and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(95). I saw the BBC production of Earthfasts in as a wide-eyed, highly impressionable child.

I then promptly forgot the title and spent the next 18 years trying to remember what that awesome TV show was with the drummer boy in the tunnel, I didn't even know it was a book/5(5).

Earthfasts by Mayne, William and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Earthfasts is the first book in a sequence so if you enjoy this book you might also like to look at: Cradlefasts; Candlefasts; This book also reminded me rather of Alan Garner's books.

You could look at: Elidor; Red Shift; If time travel is your favourite form of transport, have a look at this really strange new one from Hans Magnus Enzensberger. Earthfasts is the imagining of how this single event could contrive to disturb the continuum of time.

I mentioned before how Earthfasts has similarities with Children of the Stones. Though the stories are very different the biggest parallel for me is the way in which there is no letup in the barrage of mysterious phenomenon that is thrown at.

All about Reviews: Earthfasts by William Mayne. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5(5). Book review Candlefasts by William Mayne () part three of the 'Earthfasts' trilogy.

A n extraordinary and fitting climax to the Earthfasts trilogy. Plenty of time travel here because the portal is discovered. If you pass through the centre of the Jingle Stones and then between a particular pair, (and it's best to chalk your mark on them. PLEASE NOTE: right from the outset, the uploader is aware of William Mayne's admissions - and subsequent convictions - for his shameful actions and does not endorse him personally in any way.

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She write really interesting, compelling characters/5. I remember reading William Mayne’s Earthfasts () on a summer day in the mids, sitting a lawnchair in the back yard, the air thick and heavy with the scent of lilacs from our backyard bush, while my brother kept rushing in and out and asking “is that all you’re going to do all summer?” But I couldn’t put the book down.

Earthfasts (–) Plot. Showing all 1 items Jump to: Summaries (1) Summaries. Based on the children's book by William Mayne, school friends Keith and David investigate sounds coming from a hill on a moor near their home. During their investigation, the hillside opens up and an 18th Century drummer boy marches out.

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Unlock This Study Guide Now. Start your hour free trial to unlock this Earthfasts study guide and get instant access to the following. Critical Essays. One of the critical difficulties with Earthfasts, as with other books by Mayne, is that although it is children’s fantasy, its style and concepts are much more likely to appeal to adults.

Critic. Great Childrens Books show list info. books I read as a child. My best ever Christmas present was a £10 book token. A whole years worth of books to enjoy. users 2, views made by Deardollydenton. avg. score: 20 of (20%) Earthfasts (William Mayne) 4.

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Mousewing. William Mayne. Prentice Hall Books for Young Readers, - Mice - 26 pages. 0 Reviews. A mouse with a longing to fly, on seeing two young brothers in danger from an owl, "flies" down from a roof to save them.

From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. One of his most famous novels, Earthfasts (), describes how two boys befriend Nellie Jack John, an 18th-century drummer boy who had disappeared.

From inside the book. LOW TIDE User Review - Kirkus. Cathedral Wednesday and Words and Music, and his Earthfasts trilogy comprising of Earthfasts, Cradlefasts and Candlefasts. He won numerous awards including the Carnegie Medal in for A Grass Rope, the Guardian Award in for Low Tide, and the Kurt Maschler prize in for.

Earthfasts by Mayne, William and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now First Edition. First edition stated, ex-library, pocket removed from ffp, just a couple of stamps, book binder sticker inside front cover, price sticker ffp, part of the dj attached ffp, hard pictorial boards, graphics on spine and front.

Far future science fiction (usually meaning ab years from now) is the most optimistic SF subgenre because it assumes humanity will still be around in some recognizable form. I’ve read that the most futuristic things you can put in a science fiction are technologies that are probably 50 years out: self-driving cars, total government.Earthfasts was a superb children's drama adapted from the book written by William Mayne in William Mayne won the Carnegie Medal for children's literature in Earthfasts was part of a trilogy of books concerning the legend of King Arthur (Cradelfasts published in and Candlefasts published being the other two).ThriftBooks sells millions of used books at the lowest everyday prices.

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