"Originally published in Great Britain in 2021 by Pan Macmillan."
Author: Hilary McKay
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Praise for The Swallows' Flight 'McKay [is] at the very top of her game' Guardian '... a resounding success ... McKay refuses to dumb down the history, writing with such clarity and understanding that you can't fail to be caught up in ...
Author: Hilary McKay
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
"A flight with the swallows." The swallows, her uncle, Canon Percival, had told her, flew away to sunshine and flowers; that the cold wind in England gave them the ague, and that they got all sorts of complaints, and would die of hunger ...
Author: Emma Marshall
The mocking - bird swells his anxious throat , Trying to be ten birds in one ; And the swallow twitters and dives and darts Into the azure to find the sun . But robin red - breast builds his house , Singing a song of the joy to come ...
Author: Louise Chandler Moulton
The Flight of the Swallow It was springtime and a really warm exceptional sunny day. However as the morning past by the weather started to change. The milkman barely made it to the front door. When the door opened, Mrs. Stewart said, ...
Author: Rishi Harrison
Publisher: Springwood emedia
Then here , they fly way down South where it is the swallows know their food will soon always warnı . " “ Yes , when the North be gone , and they fly to the warm South : wind blows so cold here that we have to “ The North wind doth blow ...
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Author: John F. Spangler
At the time the French were making trials with messenger swallows , the young German Emperor ordered extensive ... The probable speed of the swallow , flying straight and swift , is about 110 miles an hour ; its ordinary speed 100 miles ...
Author: William Makepeace Thackeray
His . iii , 54,55 ) gives an animated and Again , the migratory character of the bird is questioned graceful account of the swallows flight " in sublime , in dex- by the Chinese , who advance a theory of hibernation . trum , in pronum .
Swallows , like other gregarious birds , attract unusual attention because of their numbers , and this fact coupled with their extraordinary exhibitions of flight makes their appearance an event of unusual significance .
Author: Arthur Cleveland Bent