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Deadkidsongs

Author: Toby Litt
Publisher: London : Hamish Hamilton, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This novel is a journey into the dark heart of boyhood, as four boys play wargames deep in the English countryside. With the death of one of them, the war games escalate, directed now against the adults they hold responsible for the loss.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Litt, Toby, 1968-
Deadkidsongs.
London : Hamish Hamilton, 2001
(OCoLC)606527985
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Toby Litt
ISBN: 0241140706 9780241140703
OCLC Number: 46602526
Description: 400 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Dead kid songs
Responsibility: Toby Litt.

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Litt's third novel sees him moving away from the studied cool of his previous work. The English countryside in the 1970s substitutes for the glamorous, quirky or violent aspects of modern Britain Read more...

 
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