Legal name: Westall, Robert Atkinson
Birth place: Tynemouth, Northumberland, England, UK
Birth date: 7 October 1929
Death date: 15 April 1993
< June 1992, 1st edition
Methuen Children's Books
Hardcover, 128 pages
Unknown cover price
• Features an English child who forms a telepathic connection with an Iraqi child soldier in Kuwait during the Gulf War.
• Winner of the Children's Book Award and the Lancashire Children's Book Award.