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wind singer

William Nicholson

wind singer

by William Nicholson

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Published by Egmont in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published: 1999.

StatementWilliam Nicholson.
SeriesThe wind on fire -- 1
The Physical Object
Pagination340 p. ;
Number of Pages340
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15491824M
ISBN 100749744715

Get this from a library! The wind singer. [William Nicholson] -- In Aramanth, exams are everything. When Kestrel rebels, her family are sentenced to the harshest punishment. To save them, Kestrel learns the secret of the wind singer and she sets out to discover. The Wind Singer (Wind on Fire) “I hate school! I hate ratings! I won’t reach higher! I won’t strive harder! I won’t make tomorrow better than today!” In the walled city of Aramanth, exams are everything — not only for children, but for whole families.

The Wind Singer () Slaves of the Mastery () Firesong () The first book is set in the walled city of Aramanth, where hierarchy is decided solely on exam results from the age of two. Twins Kestrel and Bowman Hath, after being prosecuted by the head examiner, decide to find the voice of the Wind Singer, a mysterious ancient device in. The Wind Singer (Wind of Fire) by Nicholson, - The Wind Singer by Nicholson, William. You Searched For: ISBN: This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book.

  This resource is aimed at teachers who are teaching 'Wind Singer' by William Nicholson. It contains eight lesson plans which have different aims and tasks, such as: complete active reading tasks; write predictive passages; write a formal report and diary entry and complete a comparative writing piece/5(6).   The Wind Singer is the first book in a fantasy trilogy by former TV producer William Nicholson (who also wrote the screenplay for the Russell Crowe film Gladiator!).


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Wind singer by William Nicholson Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Wind Singer was the first book I ever read and truly enjoyed. I later was introduced to Harry Potter, but could never let this book come second to them. For anyone who has recently read the Hunger Games and enjoyed the story, I have a feeling you will enjoy this book as well/5().

The Wind Singer is a book like that. The Wind Singer is the first book in the "Wind on Fire" trilogy, but it would stand alone just fine. When Kestrel tires of constant examinations and the focus on ranking of families, she rebels against the It's been a very long time since I found a book I genuinely wanted to keep reading to the point of /5.

The first novel of William Nicholson’s elementary school trilogy Wind on Fire is The Wind Singer, published in Set in a world of enigmatic city-states and surrounding tribes, the novel follows the adventures of twins tasked with finding an ancient artifact to defend their city from a distant, powerful, mind-controlling ruler.

Free download or read online The Wind Singer pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by William Nicholson. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this fantasy, fiction story are Kestrel Hath, Bowman Hath/5.

The Wind Singer is a book like Wind Singer is the first book in the "Wind on Fire" trilogy, but it would stand alone just fine. When Kestrel tires of constant examinations and the focus on ranking of families, she rebels against the system. Consequently, she and her family are punished and demoted from their status as Orange to lowly.

The Wind Singer was the first book I ever read and truly enjoyed. I later was introduced to Harry Potter, but could never let this book come second to them.

For anyone who has recently read the Hunger Games and enjoyed the story, I have a feeling you will enjoy this book as well/5(99). In William Nicholson's, "The Wind Singer", (the first in his "Wind On Fire" trilogy), the term "distopia" takes on a whole new look and meaning.

In a book that is simultaneously wise, beautifully penned, and deeply moving, "The Wind Singer", gets to the bottom of rigid test-based communities and show us a great worst-case by: 2. Free download or read online The Wind on Fire Trilogy: The Wind Singer/Slaves of the Mastery/Firesong pdf (ePUB) book.

The first edition of the novel was published in August 1stand was written by William Nicholson. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Hardcover format/5.

"The Wind Singer" is a young adult novel by William Nicholson which details the adventures of siblings Bowman and Kestrel Hath, and their friend Mumpo, to save the.

Honestly, The Wind Singer is a book which shows the level of confidence an individual can hold. It is a must-read story!. • Buy this book at the Guardian Bookshop.

The Wind Singer is an amazing children's book that doesn't have to be just for children. It is emotional and unique, not a rehashed story that's already been told.

It is a fantasy story, though I think it falls more in the realm of dystopic fiction, without the harsh, futuristicness that is so often encountered in that genre.

The Wind on Fire Trilogy: The Wind Singer/Slaves of the Mastery/Firesong by William Nicholson Ratings 57 Reviews published 4 editionsSeries Works: Firesong, Slaves of the Mastery, The Wind Singer.

Along the way they meet allies and foes, but in order to succeed in their quest, they must face the most sinister force of all: the powerful and Citations for The Wind Singer:Winner of the Nestle Smarties Prize An ALA Notable Book.".[a] highly imaginative debut YA novel " —.

The Wind on Fire Trilogy Book One, the: Wind Singer William Nicholson, Author, Donna Bray, Editor Hyperion Books $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. The Wind Singer (ISBN: ) The first book in the Wind On Fire Trilogy. A richly imagined fantasy trilogy set in a world with strong and rigid conditions which are about to be crushed.

Becoming a member of the LoveReading4Kids community is free. Mumpo is the lonely character in the book.

He doesn't have a family, and has the lowest rating in the class. Mumpo likes Kestrel very much, and when he finds out that she is in trouble, he decides to help Bowman and Kestrel when they plan to escape Aramanth to find the voice of the wind singer, but then decides to join them on their quest.

Wind on Fire is a fantasy trilogy written by William Nicholson. 1 Plot overview. Order and Control. Individuality. The books are set in a realm similar to ours, but separate. They tell the story of the Hath family and the Manth people, who go on a long, harsh journey from their city-prison to their homeland.

The main characters Author: William Nicholson. "* On The Wind Singer the Guardian said: 'Full of inventiveness, action and passion'; the Daily Telegraph said: 'In terms of imagination and sheer scale, it's as ambitious as books get.'; The Sunday Times said: 'An accessible, rebellious and fast-paced adventure.' * Noman, book 3 of The Noble Warriors trilogy, published in September /5(16K).

The wind singer is a strange tower of funnels and pipes in the Aramanth arena. But according to the legend, it once had a key that helped it make beautiful music and fill the city with harmony and joy.

The three books, in order, are "The Wind Singer", then "Slaves of the Mastery", then "Firesong". Especially if you are ordering a used book pay attention to the title and description, (and just to make it more challenging, there are multiple editions of each title).

This is a /5(24). The Wind Singer is a book many adults will remember from their childhood, and most likely those are happy memories. That's why I decided to go back and reread it. Unfortunately, it didn't live up to my primary school memories in the way books by say, Emily Rodda, do.4/4(15).

Wind Singer is the first book in the Wind On Fire Trilogy by the Author William Nicholson.This Study Guide consists of approximately 25 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Wind Singer.

Chapter 17 - Ira Hath has created new robes for herself, of striped material. It causes a sensation in the.