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Five hundred miles

Author: Kevin Brooks
Publisher: Edinburgh : Barrington Stoke, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"For brothers Cole and Ruben it's another rainy morning in the badlands of East London, selling dodgy paperwork for even dodgier motors. But arriving in a grimy pub on their latest errand, the brothers stumble across a trio of gangsters, a beautiful young girl and a monkey in a cage - and their entire day is knocked off course. They soon find themselves fleeing in a hot-wired car, girl and chattering monkey in tow,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: High interest-low vocabulary books
Young adult fiction
Fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Young adult works
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin Brooks
ISBN: 9781781125403 1781125406
OCLC Number: 951155531
Description: 1 volume ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Kevin Brooks.

Abstract:

Tense teen drama with all the hallmarks of a classic Kevin Brooks, in which two brothers take off in a stolen car with a mysterious girl. A road-movie story shot through with playful hopefulness.  Read more...

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