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Historical Fiction, Children's, Young Adult
Twelve year old Tommy goes on a fishing trip to Bear Island on his father's trawler during the school summer holidays.
It is 1959 in Hull, a large fishing community on the River Humber in the North East of England. Twelve year old Tommy Ellis goes on a three week fishing trip with his father, a trawler skipper. A far cry from from past holidays with his mother and sisters in a caravan in Withernsea. His journey ta...