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Author: Melvin Burgess
Publisher: London : Andersen Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tells, in the voices of many individuals, of two fourteen-year-old runaways in Bristol, England, who find a home with anarchists and get involved in vandalism, shoplifting, and prostitution to support their growing addiction to heroin.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Burgess, Melvin.
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London : Andersen Press, 1996
(OCoLC)682417530
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Melvin Burgess
ISBN: 0862646324 9780862646325
OCLC Number: 37873825
Awards: Carnegie Medal, 1996.
Guardian Award for Children's Fiction, 1997.
Description: 278 p. ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: by Melvin Burgess.

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When Gemma, a rebellious 14-year-old bored with life in her small seaside town, decides to run away to join her boyfriend Tar in London, the pair are offered shelter in a squat. They meet two heroin  Read more...

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