Cover image for Two plays
Title:
Two plays
Author:
Almond, David, 1951-
Personal Author:
Uniform Title:
Skellig
Publication Information:
New York : Delacorte Press, [2005]

©2005
Physical Description:
126 pages, 91 pages ; 21 cm
Summary:
David Almond turns his talents to drama in these two plays. Skellig is the dramatization of his highly acclaimed novel. What has Michael found in the derelict garage? What is this creature that lies in the darkness? Is it human, or a strange beast never seen before? And what will happen in the world when he carries it out into the light? Wild Girl, Wild Boy is an original play produced in London by the Pop-Up Theatre company. Young Elaine has recently lost her father, and now she spends her days dreaming in the family's garden, skipping school, unable to read or write. One day, Elaine conjures up a Wild Boy from spells and fairy seed. No one else can see him, and Elaine disappears into a world of fantasy where she and Wild Boy remember the teachings of her father. Will her mother ever come to understand? These two plays introduce a new talent from the remarkable David Almond.
General Note:
Cover title.
Language:
English
Contents:
Skellig -- Wild girl, wild boy.
ISBN:
9780385730747

9780385901017
Format :
Book