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The shiny guys

Author: Doug MacLeod
Publisher: Camberwell, Vic. : Penguin Group (Australia), 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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One night, the shiny guys visit fifteen-year-old Colin Lapsley. They don't speak, but Colin can read their thoughts. They want him to pay for the terrible thing that he has done. When the shiny guys won't go away, Colin is admitted to ward 44. Ther he discovers an alien world, a powerful weapon, a gentle giant, and a girl who may be able to see what he can see. The Shiny Guys is a dark, sometimes funny novel about  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Social Issues
Teen fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Doug MacLeod
ISBN: 9780143565307 0143565303
OCLC Number: 761928243
Target Audience: For young adults.
Description: 261 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Doug MacLeod.

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One night, the shiny guys visit fifteen-year-old Colin Lapsley. They don't speak, but Colin can read their thoughts. They want him to pay for the terrible thing that he has done. When the shiny guys won't go away, Colin is admitted to ward 44. Ther he discovers an alien world, a powerful weapon, a gentle giant, and a girl who may be able to see what he can see. The Shiny Guys is a dark, sometimes funny novel about how fantasy and reality can merge, especially when electricity is involved.

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