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Author: John Van de Ruit
Publisher: New York : Razorbill, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English
In 1990, thirteen-year-old John "Spud" Milton, a prepubescent choirboy, keeps a diary of his first year at an elite, boys-only boarding school in South Africa, as he deals with bizarre housemates, wild crushes, embarrassingly dysfunctional parents, and much more.

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Van de Ruit
ISBN: 1595141707 9781595141705 0143024841 9780143024842
OCLC Number: 975840171
Notes: Originally published: South Africa : Penguin Books, 2005.
Awards: Winner of The Booksellers' Choice Award 2006
Description: 331 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: John van de Ruit.


Armed with only his wits and his diary, the author takes us from illegal nightswimming to the cricket field, from ghostbusting to teacher baiting. He also invites us into the mind of a boy struggling  Read more...


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