In the terrible days that follow the Assyrian attack on the Jewish people, Benjamin, grandson of the prophet Isaiah, sets off with other refugees including Adad, a young blind soldier. Were Isaiah's words about "the eyes of...
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A novel of an English family who arrive in India in 1905. When the two sons of the family become captivated by an Indian dancer, sinister overtones colour the family's life.
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Despite her parents' objections, thirteen-year-old Francie becomes involved in a theatrical production at Dubb's School for Boys, winning the lead role and the attention of two student actors.
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