Brilliantly read A must for 9 kids. Great story although half is missing Half the book is edited out had to get this for my daughter to help with her school work but actually ended up finishing the book before her and really enjoyed the story Winner Of The Guardian Children S Fiction Award Penguin Presents The Downloadable Audiobook Edition Of Goodnight Mister Tom, Read By Patrick Malahide Young Willie Beech Is Evacuated To The Country As Britain Stands On The Brink Of World War II A Sad, Deprived Child, He Slowly Begins To Flourish Under The Care Of Old Tom Oakley, But His Newfound Happiness Is Shattered By A Summons From His Mother Back In London