skip to content
Afraid Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Afraid

Author: Mandasue Heller
Publisher: London : Hodder & Stoughton General Division, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Mandasue Heller's thrilling novel is set on the gritty streets of Manchester. When fifteen-year-old Skye's mother finally does something so shocking that it can't be hushed up, the police turn her over to the social workers - and that's when the nightmare begins. She doesn't know if her father is alive or dead; the woman who is supposed to be helping her dumps her in a terrifying 'home' that's more like a jail. But  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: ebook version:
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mandasue Heller
ISBN: 9781444769517 1444769510 9781444769524 1444769529
OCLC Number: 894899918
Notes: Hardback.
Description: 352 pages ; 234 x 153 mm
Responsibility: Mandasue Heller.

Abstract:

Mandasue Heller's thrilling novel is set on the gritty streets of Manchester.  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/894899918> # Afraid
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "894899918" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2258617280#Place/england_manchester> ; # England--Manchester.
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/823.92/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2258617280#Place/manchester_england> ; # Manchester (England)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2258617280#Topic/teenage_girls> ; # Teenage girls
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2258617280#Topic/online_chat_groups> ; # Online chat groups
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2258617280#Person/heller_mandasue> ; # Mandasue Heller
    schema:datePublished "2015" ;
    schema:description "Mandasue Heller's thrilling novel is set on the gritty streets of Manchester. When fifteen-year-old Skye's mother finally does something so shocking that it can't be hushed up, the police turn her over to the social workers - and that's when the nightmare begins. She doesn't know if her father is alive or dead; the woman who is supposed to be helping her dumps her in a terrifying 'home' that's more like a jail. But she still has one friend to turn to: the sympathetic girl she's met in an internet chat room, the one who seems to have a home life as unhappy as Skye's. And Jade offers her a safe place to stay ... Alone in Manchester, nearly penniless, Skye is willing to trust Jade. Even when it isn't Jade who turns up at the rendezvous, but a grown-up man who says he's Jade's brother ..."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2258617280> ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2258617280#CreativeWork/> ;
    schema:name "Afraid"@en ;
    schema:productID "894899918" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/894899918#PublicationEvent/london_hodder_&_stoughton_general_division_2015> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2258617280#Agent/hodder_&_stoughton_general_division> ; # Hodder & Stoughton General Division
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781444769524> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781444769517> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBB4C6875> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBB4C8247> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/894899918> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2258617280#Agent/hodder_&_stoughton_general_division> # Hodder & Stoughton General Division
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Hodder & Stoughton General Division" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2258617280#Person/heller_mandasue> # Mandasue Heller
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Heller" ;
    schema:givenName "Mandasue" ;
    schema:name "Mandasue Heller" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2258617280#Place/england_manchester> # England--Manchester.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "England--Manchester." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2258617280#Place/manchester_england> # Manchester (England)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Manchester (England)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2258617280#Topic/online_chat_groups> # Online chat groups
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Online chat groups"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781444769517>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1444769510" ;
    schema:isbn "9781444769517" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781444769524>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1444769529" ;
    schema:isbn "9781444769524" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.