Hill of the Red Fox

  • 223 Pages
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Fontana , London
Children"s sto
StatementAllan Campbell McLean.
SeriesLions
The Physical Object
Pagination223p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14877623M
ISBN 100006716393

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The Hill of the Red Fox Allan Campbell McLean Published: Country: UK Pages: Genre: Historical fiction Contents[show] Description Alasdair Beag, a goes to the Isle of Skye to take over his inheritance, but before he even gets there he finds himself involved in a mysterious episode Author: Allan Campbell McLean.

It is nicely paced and the adventures in it are a cross between Enid Blyton and a young Bond.' -- Sophie, Education Otherwise, June 'Allan Campbell McLean set a standard for thrillers for young readers and The Hill of the Red Fox has stood the test of time remarkably well.' -- School Librarian, Summer 'A magnificent adventure Book Edition: 3rd Revised Edition.

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'Allan Campbell McLean set a standard for thrillers for young readers and The Hill of the Red Fox has stood the test of time remarkably well.' - The School Librarian 'It is an espionage thriller strongly influenced by The Thirty-Nine Steps The crofting environment is integral to the action, with sympathetic descriptions of communal activities such as peat gathering, mackerel fishing and sheep shearing.'/5(33).

"Unknown man found shot" said the newspaper headline.

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Alasdair recognised the man he had met on the train to Skye, the man who had slipped him a desperate last message "Hunt at the Hill of the Red Fox M15".Alasdair find the Hill of the Red Fox on Skye, but the note still makes no sense.

Nor at first do most of the strange and dangerous goings on on the island, many of which involve Alasdair's 4/5(1). The Hill of the Red Fox. Back to list. The Hill of the Red Fox.

Author. Allan Campbell McLean. Age Group. 10+ Book Format. E-book. Paperback. Talking Book. Book Types. Fiction. It is the time of the Cold War. Soviet spies are feared, and secrets are traded. People disappear. Thirteen-year-old Alasdair, living in London, knows nothing of this.

It is the time of the Cold War. Soviet spies are feared, and secrets are traded. People disappear. Thirteen-year-old Alasdair, living in London, knows nothing of this world. Paperback by Kelpies Classics, £ I can clearly remember feeling annoyed when I first read this book as a child.

Not by the book, but because my primary school teacher had us take it in turns. 'Allan Campbell McLean set a standard for thrillers for young readers and The Hill of the Red Fox has stood the test of time remarkably well.' -- School Librarian, Summer 'A magnificent adventure story.

It recalls Stevenson and Buchan. Synopsis "Unknown man found shot" said the newspaper headline. Alasdair recognised the man he had met on the train to Skye, the man who had slipped him a desperate last message "Hunt at the Hill of the Red Fox M15".Alasdair finds the Hill of the Red Fox on Skye, but the note still makes no Reviews:   With Mark Rogers, Donald Douglas, Bernard Horsfall, George Howell.

A young Scottish boy who has grown up in London finds himself caught up in an espionage plot when he moves to Skye/10(8). Get this from a library. The hill of the red fox. [Allan Campbell McLean] -- It is the time of the Cold War. Soviet spies are feared, and secrets are traded. People disappear.

Thirteen-year-old Alasdair, living in London, knows nothing of this world. He can't wait to start. Anthony Hydes first novel, THE RED FOX (), is such a book. When journalist Robert Thornes ex-fiancee, May Brightman, asks him to locate her missing father, Thorne is wary.

Years ago, May broke their engagement and cut Thorne adrift/5. Additional Physical Format: Online version: McLean, Allan Campbell. Hill of the Red Fox. New York: Dutton,© (OCoLC) Material Type. 'Allan Campbell McLean set a standard for thrillers for young readers and The Hill of the Red Fox has stood the test of time remarkably well.' -- School Librarian, Summer 'A magnificent adventure story.

He is the writer of a number of the children's novels: The Hill of the Red Fox () (a contemporary spy story set in Skye), Ribbon of Fire (also set in Skye around the time of the Highland Clearances), Master of Morgana, The Year of the Stranger, The Man of the House (known as Storm over Skye in the US), and A Sound of Trumpets.

Some of his. It is the time of the Cold War. Soviet spies are feared, and secrets are traded. People disappear. Thirteen-year-old Alasdair, living in London, knows nothing of this world. He can't wait to start his long summer holiday on the Isle of Skye, away. Books Advanced Search Amazon Charts Best Sellers & more Top New Releases Deals in Books School Books Textbooks Books Outlet Children's Books Calendars & Diaries The Hill of the Red Fox (Contemporary Kelpies) and over 8 million other books are available for Amazon s: 'Allan Campbell McLean set a standard for thrillers for young readers and The Hill of the Red Fox has stood the test of time remarkably wel.' -- School Librarian, Summer 'A magnificent adventure story.

Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned. "Unknown man found shot" said the newspaper headline. Alasdair recognised the man he had met on the train to Skye, the man who had slipped him a desperate last message "Hunt at the Hill of the Red Fox M15".

Alasdair find the Hill of the Red Fox on Skye, but the note still makes no sense. The Hill of the Red Fox (TV Mini-Series –) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more.

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The Hill Of The Red Fox. Allan Campbell McLean was born in After World War Two he wrote about his experiences of war in his pacifist novel The Glass House, and then turned his attention wholly to writing. He is the author of the children’s books The Master of Morgana, The Hill of the Red Fox, Storm over Skye and A Sound of Trumpets.

read more >. Way back in Septemberwhen I was reviewing books for The Boston Herald, I read THE RED FOX, a spy thriller by Anthony blew me away — especially because it was his debut novel. Three decades later, this suspense masterpiece is available as a Kindle ebook.

From my Septem Herald review: “ Canadian author Anthony Hyde has crafted a suspense masterpiece with his.

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