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Noah Barleywater Runs Away
Noah Barleywater Runs Away
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Noah Barleywater Runs Away

Written by John BoyneAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by John Boyne
Illustrated by Oliver JeffersAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Oliver Jeffers

· Yearling
· Trade Paperback · July 10, 2012 · $7.99 · 978-0-385-75264-0 (0-385-75264-4)
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Eight-year-old Noah's problems seem easier to deal with if he doesn't think about them. So he runs away, taking an untrodden path through the forest.

Before long, he comes across a shop. But this is no ordinary shop: it's a toyshop, full of the most amazing toys, and brimming with the most wonderful magic. And here Noah meets a very unusual toymaker. The toymaker has a story to tell, and it's a story of adventure and wonder and broken promises. He takes Noah on a journey. A journey that will change his life.