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Orangeboy

Author: Patrice Lawrence
Publisher: London : Hodder Children's Books, 2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Not cool enough, not clever enough, not street enough for anyone to notice me. I was the kid people looked straight through. Not any more. Not since Mr Orange. Sixteen-year-old Marlon has made his mum a promise - he'll never follow his big brother, Andre, down the wrong path. So far, it's been easy, but when a date ends in tragedy, Marlon finds himself hunted. They're after the mysterious Mr Orange, and they're  Read more...
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrice Lawrence
ISBN: 9781444927207 1444927205
OCLC Number: 966603159
Awards: Winner of Waterstones Children's Book Prize: Older Fiction 2017
Short-listed for "The Bookseller" YA Book Prize 2017
Short-listed for Costa Children's Book Award 2016
Description: 432 sider

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A young man has an impossible choice to make, in this powerful urban story that will challenge preconceptions and melt the hardest heart.  Read more...

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A fast-paced thriller, written with a keen ear for young voices, Orangeboy is an original and fresh perspective on the struggles facing London's teenagers. * Amnesty International UK * Read more...

 
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