Which book are you talking about - Sirens wail?
> -----Original Message-----
> From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]
On Behalf Of Tom
> & Tash
> Sent: Tuesday, 9 November 2004 7:37 AM
> To: Girls Own
> Subject: [GO] Noel Streatfeild
> I know I should be saving this for the Streatfeild BD but unless I
> now, I will forget my reaction, and it would be shame to deprive you
> my thoughts...
> Just finished it last night, and the reasons I didn't really like are
> 1. It reminded me too much of "Saplings", possibly my least favourite
> of all time.
> 2. Like Saplings, it was probably written primarily to show people how
> war is for children. It seems to formulaic. Evacuation? Check. Being
> in an air-raid? Check. Rationing? Check. Etc.
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