Title THE LONG NIGHT WATCH
Book Condition Fine, fresh, as-new, in blue boards with gilt spine titling; in a bright, fine illustrated dust jacket. Southall was the 2003 Dromkeen Medal Winner, and THE LONG NIGHT WATCH received the Phoenix Award from the Children's Literature Association.
Edition First U.S. edition, first printing.
Publisher New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, (1983).
0374346445 / 9780374346447
Seller ID 44715.00
Fascinating WWI-era tale of a group of 100 Australians--including the five teenaged protagonists--who steam to a deserted island in the South Pacific to survive the Hitler-engineered apocalypse, and wait "to be lifted up to a safe place."
Australian Literature. Australia. Juvenile Fiction. World War II Fiction. Children's Literature.