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Author Hughes, Shirley, 1927-

Title Ruby in the ruins / Shirley Hughes.

Published London Walker Books Ltd, 2018.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Giblin Eunson Picture Book  HUGH    AVAILABLE
Physical description 36 unnumbered pages : colour illustrations ; 28 cm
Summary A classic picture book about family love, set in post-war London, from the much-loved and award-winning Shirley Hughes. Ruby and Mum have lived through the terrifying London Blitz and are waiting for Dad to come home from the war. Ruby hardly recognizes the tall man who steps off the train, but when she falls in the ruins nearby, there's only one person who she wants to rescue her.
Subject Families -- Juvenile fiction.
Father and child -- Juvenile fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Veterans -- England -- London -- Juvenile fiction.
London (England) -- History -- Bombardment, 1940-1945 -- Juvenile fiction.
Historical fiction.
Children's stories.
Historical fiction.
Juvenile works.
Children's stories.
ISBN 9781406375893