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Gatty's Tale

AuthorKevin Crossley-Holland

NarratorClaudia Renton

Duration8h

CategoriesYoung Adult and Teen Fiction

Key StageKS3

PublisherOrion

VersionAbridged

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In the year 1203, nine pilgrims set out on a pilgrimage. The journey - on foot, on horseback and by sea - is fraught with danger. Not all of them will come safely home. Among them is Gatty, whose whole life has been spent working in the fields. Bright, eager and resolute, she is at the heart of a huge, ambitious novel that sweeps across Europe to Jerusalem. All the pilgrims endure aches and pains, homesickness and terrible loss; they are prey to thieves and murderers; but it is Gatty, whose impulsiveness lands her in desperate trouble, who is transformed by the experience.

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