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The Weight of Water by Sarah Crossan and 9 year old Edel, including an interview with the author.

Nominated for a Children’s Book Ireland Award, this book tells the tale of 12-year-old Kasienka and her journey from Poland to London, from isolation to finding a place within her new world, displays an original and fresh voice in young fiction.

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The Word with Grainne Clear, Tuesday 21 May 2013 at 7pm.