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Apple Tart of Hope

No. of pages 272

Great for age 10-18 years

'A moving and poignant tale about the redemptive power of friendship' - Louise O'Neill, bestselling author of Asking for It

Oscar Dunleavy is missing, presumed dead.

His bike was found at sea, beyond the pier, and everyone in town has accepted this as a teenage tragedy.

Except for his best friend, Meg.

Oscar's kind, always cheerful, and makes the world's best apple tarts.

Meg knows he isn't dead ...

... and she's going to prove it.


This book was recognised by the Independent Booksellers Award.

There are 272 pages in this book. This book was published 2015 by Hachette Children's Group .

Sarah Moore Fitzgerald was born in New York in 1965 but grew up in Co. Dublin. She's a professor of Creative Writing at the University of Limerick. She runs regular writers' retreats for academics and students in Ireland and internationally.

This book has been nominated for the following awards:

Waterstones Children's Book Award
This book was recognised in the Teen category by the Waterstones Children's Book Award.

Independent Booksellers Award
This book was recognised by the Independent Booksellers Award.

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