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Rai, Bali

Overview
Works: 68 works in 260 publications in 8 languages and 4,555 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Young adult works  Juvenile works  Soccer stories  Suspense fiction  Historical fiction  Sports stories  Urban fiction  High interest-low vocabulary books 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6118.A5, 823.92
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Publications about Bali Rai
Publications by Bali Rai
Most widely held works by Bali Rai
Dream on by Bali Rai( Book )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and Swedish and held by 304 libraries worldwide
Much to the disapproval of his parents, Baljit is mad on football and dreams of playing for Liverpool. So when he is invited to trials at Leicester City, he has to lie about his whereabouts
(Un)arranged marriage by Bali Rai( Book )
33 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 297 libraries worldwide
Set partly in the UK and partly in the Punjab region of India, (Un)arranged Marriage is a perceptive and up-to-date look at a young man's fight to free himself from family expectations and an arranged marriage he doesn't want
The angel collector by Bali Rai( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 220 libraries worldwide
Acht maanden nadat een vriendin is verdwenen van een festival, besluit een tiener om zelf naar haar op zoek te gaan
City of ghosts by Bali Rai( Book )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
It's 1919 and Amritsar is a city on the brink of rebellion. Riots, violence and tension spill onto the streets. Bissen Singh fought bravely for the British Empire during WWI. Now he waits patiently for news from England
Stars! by Bali Rai( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
Starting eleven by Bali Rai( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
"The local youth club are putting an under-elevens squad together - and Dal, Chris, Abs and Jason are determined to be picked. They know they're the best players in their school - but what if that isn't good enough and they don't make the team? Dal knows he'd be gutted if his mates made it and he didn't ... Then once the team is picked, they have to do the business on the pitch - go out and win! And their coach has a couple of surprise new players to help the team ..."--Publisher description
Rani and Sukh by Bali Rai( Book )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Rani and Sukh fall in love, unaware of the terrible legacy of the past in the Punjab of the 1950s and the conflict between their two families. Rani is a Sandhu and Sukh is a Bains and sometimes names can lead to terrible trouble. Can tragedy be averted or will the two young people be able to escape the cycle of violence and draw the families together for the future?
Missing! by Bali Rai( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
Dal, Chris, Abs and Jason have made the squad for the local youth club under-11s football team. And after their first match (not as successful as they'd have liked), they are determined to prove that they've got what it takes to be winners. The Rushton Reds have lost their first two matches. Missed chances, missed goals - even missed penalties! Their coaches say they need to play more as a team - and they have an idea for a great team-building day. But will it help the Reds hit the back of the net?
Glory! by Bali Rai( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Dal, Chris, Abs and Jason have made the squad for the local youth club under-lls football team. And after their first match (not as successful as they'd have liked), they are determined to prove that they've got what it takes to be winners. Rushton Reds for the Cup! Chris is a striker -- but can he put the ball in the back of the net when Rushton Reds meet Evington Eagles, their chief rivals, in a big Cup game?He and his team-mates -- Dal, Jason and Abs -- all want to lift the trophy. But Evington Eagles are the Cup-holders and won't be easy to beat
What's your problem? by Bali Rai( Book )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and Swedish and held by 149 libraries worldwide
Jaspal er et bymennneske, og livet i en landsby er ikke noget for ham. Desuden er han den eneste asiatiske teenager. Da chikanen begynder, siger hans far, at alt vil blive ok igen, men racismen bliver bare værre og værre. Det bliver snart klart, at tingene aldrig bliver bedre. Jaspal's liv bliver aldrig det samme igen
Trouble : two tales from Devana High by Bali Rai( Book )
9 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Jit can't be bothered with school. His mum's new boyfriend is doing his head in, and the last thing on his mind is dealing with lessons and homework. He needs the gang's help, and fast . . . Suky and Imi have been going out for ages. But there's trouble in paradise namely, Suky's strict parents. A whole load of drama is about to kick off
Killing honour by Bali Rai( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
'Honour, ' I repeated, wondering how such a small word could have caused so much trouble. When Sat's sister, Jas, is married off into the Atwal family she changes, she's quiet and distant. But Sat's too busy with his own life; his girlfriend, his friends, football ... Then Jas disappears. According to her new husband, she's run off with another man. Her family disown her; don't seem to care if she's ever found. But Sat doesn't believe it. Something has happened to his sister and he's determined to figure out what. But his investigations take him into dark and dangerous territory ... This is a powerful, hard-hitting teen thriller on the controversial topic of honour killing, by multi-award-winning author Bali Rai
The whisper by Bali Rai( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 132 libraries worldwide
The crew by Bali Rai( Book )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 128 libraries worldwide
Die äCrewä, eine multikulturelle Jugendbande, die in einem Gettoviertel einer englischen Grossstadt lebt, wird in dramatische Ereignisse verwickelt. Ab 12
Two-timer by Bali Rai( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 125 libraries worldwide
Vilket flyt Harjinder har! Först vill snygga Neeta dejta honom och sen söta Kelly. Harjinder kan inte säga nej till någon av dem. Han inleder ett dubbelspel och träffar både Neeta och Kelly utan att de vet om något. Känner sig som värsta spelaren. Och det funkar, åtminstone ett tag. Men det blir allt svårare för Harjinder att hålla isär sina två flickvänner. Och en dag går han för långt. Humoristiskt om kärlek, moral och om vådan av att både vilja ha kakan och äta den. [Barnbokskatalogen]
The last taboo by Bali Rai( Book )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 120 libraries worldwide
Web of darkness by Bali Rai( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 118 libraries worldwide
When the incredibly attractive Benedict befriends Lily online, she is thrilled. He is so much more mature than boys her age and he seems to know exactly how she's feeling. She finds herself opening up to him, telling him things she wouldn't tell anybody else. And she needs someone to confide in more than ever before as a spate of apparent suicides rocks her school and her group of friends. But is Benedict the kind, charming person that he seemed to be initially? Lily soon realises that now, with half our lives spent online, you can be found even if you try to hide
The gun by Bali Rai( Book )
11 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 117 libraries worldwide
"When Jonas finds a gun left from a shooting he takes it home. He can't wait to show his mates Kamal and Binny, who reckon they can use the gun to bolster their own street cred. But when Kamal starts to use the gun in robberies, Jonas realises it's only a matter of time before someone gets hurt"--Publisher's website. First person recount. Suggested level: secondary
Them and us by Bali Rai( Book )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 107 libraries worldwide
When David and his mother move to a mainly Asian part of town to escape his abusive dad, he braces himself for starting at another new school. He makes a couple of friends but finds himself the victim of racist bullies who hate him because he's white. On top of that, it looks like his dad might have figured out where he lives
The night run by Bali Rai( Book )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Amritsar, India, 1919. A city on the verge of meltdown, as tensions between the local people and the British colonial rulers explode. 12-year-old Arjan Singh learns that his father has been falsely charged with serious crimes and faces hanging. But there has been a terrible massacre in the city, as British troops fired on unarmed Indians, and the city is under curfew. Anger and fear have left the population seething and danger lurks around every corner. Arjan sets out on a perilous mission to save his father, in the face of armed troops, martial curfew, and vicious local bandits. Can he escape and get to his father before it's too late?
 
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Alternative Names
Bali Rai britischer Jugendbuchautor
Bali Rai Brits schrijver
Bali Rai English children's writer
ライ, バリ
Languages
English (111)
Swedish (18)
German (15)
Danish (4)
Dutch (2)
Galician (1)
Welsh (1)
Slovenian (1)
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