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Joe Speedboat

Author: Tommy Wieringa; Sam Garrett
Publisher: New York : Black Cat, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After surviving a coma, 13-year-old Frankie Hermans is left paralyzed, mute, and bound to a wheelchair. He sees his life as hopeless until he meets Joe Speedboat, a new boy in town whose sheer kinetic energy and boundless enthusiasm gives Frankie--and the rest of his sleepy Dutch town--a new lease on life.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Bildungsromans
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tommy Wieringa; Sam Garrett
ISBN: 9780802170729 0802170722
OCLC Number: 460054426
Language Note: Translated from the Dutch.
Description: 319 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Joe Speedboot.
Responsibility: Tommy Wieringa ; translated from the Dutch by Sam Garrett.

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After surviving a coma, 13-year-old Frankie Hermans is left paralyzed, mute, and bound to a wheelchair. He sees his life as hopeless until he meets Joe Speedboat, a new boy in town whose sheer kinetic energy and boundless enthusiasm gives Frankie--and the rest of his sleepy Dutch town--a new lease on life.

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Ooit gemist...... Bibliotheek genk

by josewa (WorldCat user published 2010-12-01) Very Good Permalink

Joe Speedboot
Tommy Wieringa (2005)

Joe Speedboot is een roman over liefde en naïviteit, over een verlosser zonder belofte en een heroïsche odyssee. Het verhaal toont het lot van nieuwkomers in een Nederlands dorp, waar de last...
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