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Author: Andy Mulligan
Publisher: Oxford : David Fickling, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Fourteen-year-olds Raphael and Gardo team up with a younger boy, Rat, to figure out the mysteries surrounding a bag Raphael finds during their daily life of sorting through trash in a third-world country's dump. Suggested level: intermediate, secondary.
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction)
Young adult fiction
Social Issues
Fiction
Suspense fiction
Young adult works
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andy Mulligan
ISBN: 9781849920568 1849920567
OCLC Number: 704892098
Notes: Originally published: 2010.
Description: 1 volume ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Andy Mulligan.

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Raphael is a dumpsite boy. He spends his days wading through mountains of steaming trash, sifting it, sorting it, breathing it, sleeping next to it. Then one unlucky-lucky day, Raphael's world turns  Read more...

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"One of my favourite novels of 2010, now in paperback with a new cover look. Reminiscent of Slumdog Millionaire, three dumpsite boys take on the world in this gripping and intensely moving story ... Read more...

 
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