Robert Westall

Great for age 12+
There were three people, standing in the darkest place, watching him. Simon is outraged that his Mum plans to remarry. He can't bear her new fiance or the way his mother and sister seem to have forgotten his late father. Overwhelmed by hatred, he seeks solace in a nearby abandoned water mill. But another, powerful hatred lingers within its walls.


Scarecrows by Robert Westall won the Carnegie Award in 1981. It currently has an age rating of 12+ years and a 5 star rating on TheBookSeekers. There are currently no reviews for this book on this site. Click on the + buttons to include your own ratings!

Scarecrows is categorised as fiction. It was created especially for YA readers.

Genres: Horror

Tags: Fathers, Marriage, Remarriage and Stepfathers

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