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Strange boy

Author: Paul Magrs
Publisher: London : Simon & Schuster, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ten-year-old David is an outsider. He's smart, sensitive, and convinced he has secret super-powers. Life for him and his brother is a constant whirl of would-be step-families and overbearing friends and relations. And he's certainly not sure what he thinks about fancying girls. Suggested level: secondary.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Young adult fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Magrs
ISBN: 0689836570 9780689836572
OCLC Number: 49551843
Description: 289 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Paul Magrs.

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David is ten years old but growing up fast in a broken home in the north-east of England at the beginning of the 1980s. Afraid to trust his instincts and with his loyalties torn in two, he must face  Read more...

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A debut children's novel by a highly successful writer for adults. As the lurid excesses of the 1970s give way to the neutral pastels of the 1980s, David is 10 years old, but growing up fast in a Read more...

 
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