Higher Ground

Judy Allen

Higher Ground

 

Higher Ground consists of real stories about children who were caught up in the Boxing Day 2004 tsunami, retold by children's authors including Judy Allen, Eoin Colfer, Gillian Cross and many more. The book has an introduction by Michael Morpurgo, the former Children's Laureate, and cover artwork by award-winning children's artist Michael Foreman. The stories are emotionally powerful but the purpose is positive – focusing on how money raised by charities has helped rebuild people’s lives.

The book is available on 6th of October and will be sold in aid of five children’s charities: Unicef Save the Children, Y Care International,SOS Children,Handicap International


 
Paperback Publisher (UK): Chrysalis Books ISBN: 1844585816   Buy from Amazon.co.uk

Michael Morpurgo said: ‘This book will serve to help fund long term reconstruction projects that are so vital to the future of all the people living in those far away lands where the tsunami hit. Such a book is a fine and important thing.’

 


TSUNAMI ANTHOLOGY . Foreword by MICHAEL MORPURGO . CONTRIBUTORS: JUDY ALLEN . NEIL ARKSEY . ELIZABETH ARNOLD . BERNARD ASHLEY . STEPHANIE BAUDET . TIM BOWLER . EOIN COLFER . GILLIAN CROSS . NARINDER DHAMI . MALACHY DOYLE . JOHN FARDELL . ALAN GIBBONS . NICK GIFFORD . CLIFF MCNISH STEVE VOAKE