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Books by Robert Westall
The Machine Gunners
by Robert Westall picture of book cover
Historical Fiction for ages 9 - 14 published by Piper
Chas McGill and his friends were always on the lookout for souvenirs of the war; spent cartridges, bullets, bits of bombs or planes. When Chas found the machine gun in the crashed German plane, he knew he had to add it to his collection. So begins a desperate adventure, which puts everyone's life in danger. ...more 166/62
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Gulf
by Robert Westall picture of book cover
Fantasy and Magic for ages 9 - 15 published by Mammoth
Tom's younger brother has often become seemingly obsessed with certain people or events in the news. Just before the start of the Gulf war he starts having nightmares and talks in a strange language. As the weeks pass, Tom realises that Figgis is in terrible danger, he is becoming someone else, a boy called Latif who is fighting in the Gulf. ...more 169/62
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Blitzcat
by Robert Westall picture of book cover
Historical Fiction for ages 10 - 18 published by Pan Macmillan
Another stunning book from Westall. A view of the Second World War seen through the eyes of a cat. The fear, loneliness, bravery and comradeship which many experienced is brought vividly to life by a master writer. ...more 52/62
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Break of Dark
by Robert Westall picture of book cover
Horror & Ghosts for ages 10 - 14 published by Red Fox
Five stories, all set in different times and places. And yet all connected by their disturbing occurrences. Do aliens exist and travel amongst us? Are their places where the dead can break through from the other side and return to places they have known? Read these stories and decide for yourselves. ...more 1607/62
Yaxley's Cat
by Robert Westall picture of book cover
Horror & Ghosts for ages 10 - 14 published by Piper
Rose and her two children thought the cottage would be a wonderful place to spend their holiday. But the appearance of a strange and powerful cat begins a series of nightmare incidents. Who was the strange man who lived in the cottage before? Why will nobody go anywhere near it and what is Yaxley's cat trying to get at in the locked cupboard? ...more 211/62
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Stormsearch
by Robert Westall picture of book cover
Miscellaneous for ages 8 - 11 published by Puffin Books
When Tim discovers a huge model ship buried in the sand, his uncle Geoff goes off on one of his obsessions, to rebuild the boat and discover who made it. Thus comes to light a sad story of a family ripped apart by hatred and tragedy. ...more 298/62
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If Cats Could Fly
by Robert Westall picture of book cover
First published in 1990, a story in which two cats, Mel (who yearns to fly) and Geoff (who has always wanted to understand how the universe works), find their dreams come true when they meet two spacelings and are whisked away on an adventure. Illustrated by Tony Ross. ...more 1352/62
Fathom Five
by Robert Westall picture of book cover
Historical Fiction published by MacMillan
The follow up to The Machine Gunners. Chas McGill finds a radio in the river, and may have discovered a spy. As usual, this leads to trouble. ...more 311/62
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A Time of Fire
by Robert Westall 
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