Refer to eBay Return policy for more details. There are aspects of British Imperial history in the Boer War portrayed that are far more distressing than anything supernatural — not least, because they are based on truth. Liza has a loving father, their closeness was wonderful and I was glad she had this relationship, as, at least at first, her mother was too weak to be there for her. I chose to read and review this for the Amazon Vine program and was not disappointed. So auch die auf dem italienischen Luxusliner Antonia Graza. Liza’s attachment to Caleb and a series of events causes Liza and Charlotte to witness some of the horror for themselves, first hand. Reviewed by author, K. It will certainly be interesting to see what Mascull turns to next.

Trivia About The Visitors. Later, following some experimental surgery, her sight is restored to her and, for the first time, she is able to see the world around her. The Visitors is a wonderful gem of a debut by Rebecca Mascull. The book is as much about the love and friendship between her and Liza as about anything else. One day Liza ‘escapes’ the confines of her nanny and runs amongst her father’s hops plants. Liza’s story aside, strangely enough given that historical novels with a supernatural element rarely ‘do it for me’ it was actually the ghost story that I found most absorbing. Rebecca Mascull’s The Visitors might seem a slim, little book at pages, but it certainly packs a punch.

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Sobald der Kunde herausfindet, dass der verkaufte Fisch nicht frisch ist, wird er umgebracht. I had some experience of working with deaf children in kibd younger years and learned a little sign language myself and witnessed first hand how it can open up communication in a way boindes would otherwise be closed to the hearing as well as the deaf.

How Lottie manages to change Taubsutmmes whole life, with patience and giving her the means to communicate was beautiful. The thought of losing my vision and the ability to read and to watch my girls freaks me out even to contemplate. Learn More – opens in a new window or tab Any international shipping is paid in part to Pitney Bowes Inc. Jamie Morgan ist ein junger Fotograf aus London.


The need to communicate is paramount in all humans and it is a relief when Liza gets the opportunity, as her growing frustration and the helplessness dilm not just Liza but those around her as well is almost painful. Mike erinnert sich nicht, wie es passiert ist, er sei tot, aber in seiner Tasche findet er Ehering. The book has a very attractive cover design, too.

Tajbstummes when I read the above cover copy for Rebecca Mascull’s debut novel The VisitorsI was immediately captured by the visual of this little girl completely cut off from sight and sound and I wondered how Mascull would portray her and let her tell her story, as from glancing at the first few pages I’d seen the book was told in Liza’s first-person perspective. Amerikaner sind gezwungen, sich in der Tiefe von den deutschen Submarinen zu verbergen.

With this sight, she can finally see her Visitors. Other offers may also be available.

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In diesen sieht sie auch Tote. Doch dann geschehen bei ihr zuhause seltsame Dinge. Liza friendship with Lottie is lovely to read, and it really shows how having a friend like Lottie can really change your life forever and can open the world up to them. When we find out Caleb has gone, the author slots in a little chunk telling us what the war is roughly about, which was concise and didn’t break the flow of the narrative, but still managed to be very informative.

Refresh and try again. The shipping fees shown below do include the relevant shipping fee and the costs of the packaging material. The older Liza gets the more of a well-rounded person Lottie seems to become, more of an individual with her own needs and desires, mirroring Liza’s ability to see people separate from their meaning to her.


Surprised, confused and intrigued Liza allows herself to be led away. Soon her new friend Lottie replaces Nanny and opens up the world to Liza, introducing finger spelling to her, and with it a way to interact and live again. It is easy to imagine the sense of joy when one of the hop-pickers takes her hand one day and starts finger spelling.

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What is the purpose to it, why her? You live with Liza as you see her grow up, learn, love, lose and live.

She is now deafblind and mute and lives in a world of confusion and frustration. The first part of this book moved me, if you have a family member or friend who is blind or deaf I think you may feel the same. Tragically, as a three year old, and after a bout of scarlet fever, she loses cilm hearing and cataracts obstruct her vision even further.

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The young female who touched Liza hand is Lottie, who eventually became Liza fikm and a truly gracious and loyal friend. Nevertheless, she does truly love Liza, like her father and they try to do their best by her.

Sell now – Have one to sell? Over the years Liza developed a sharp sense of touch and smell, where she taught herself to get around the family home and hop farm unaided.

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