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Trilby Kent was born in Toronto, Ontario, and grew up in cities on both sides of the Atlantic. After completing degrees at Oxford University and The London School of Economics, she worked in the rare books department at a prominent auction house before turning to writing feature articles for publication in Europe and North America. She now lives in London, England. Medina Hill is Trilby Kent’s first novel.  



book cover Medina Hill
Written by Trilby Kent

Hardcover | Tundra Books | Juvenile Fiction - Historical; Juvenile Fiction - Social Situations | 978-0-88776-888-0 (0-88776-888-1) | October 2009 | 21.99

In the grimy London of 1935, eleven-year-old Dominic Walker has lost his voice. His mother is sick and his father’s unemployed. Rescue comes in the form of his Uncle Roo, who arrives to take him and his young sister, Marlo, to Cornwall. There, in a boarding house populated by eccentric residents... [read more]

book cover Stones for My Father
Written by Trilby Kent

Hardcover | Tundra Books | Juvenile Fiction - Historical - Africa; Juvenile Fiction - Historical - Military & Wars; Juvenile Fiction - Social Situations - Prejudice & Racism | 978-1-77049-252-3 (1-77049-252-6) | March 2011 | 21.99

Corlie Roux’s farm life in South Africa is not easy: the Transvaal is beautiful, but it is also a harsh place where the heat can be so intense that the very raindrops sizzle. When her beloved father dies, she is left with a mother who is as devoted to her sons...

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book cover Stones for My Father
Written by Trilby Kent

eBook | Tundra Books | Juvenile Fiction - Historical - Africa; Juvenile Fiction - Historical - Military & Wars; Juvenile Fiction - Social Situations - Runaways | 978-1-77049-260-8 (1-77049-260-7) | March 2011 | 11.99

Corlie Roux’s farm life in South Africa is not easy: the Transvaal is beautiful, but it is also a harsh place where the heat can be so intense that the very raindrops sizzle. When her beloved father dies, she is left with a mother who is as devoted to her sons...

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