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928 miles from home, Kim Slater

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928 miles from home
Title
928 miles from home
Statement of responsibility
Kim Slater
Title variation
Nine hundred and twenty eight miles from home /
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fourteen year old Calum Brooks has big dreams. One day, he'll escape this boring life and write movies, proper ones, with massive budgets and A-list stars. For now though, he's stuck coping alone while his dad works away, writing scripts in his head and trying to stay 'in' with his gang of mates at school, who don't like new kids, especially foreign ones. But when his father invites his new Polish girlfriend and her son, Sergei, to move in, Calum's life is turned upside down. He's actually sharing a room with 'the enemy'! How's he going to explain that to his mates? Yet when Calum is knocked down in a hit and run and breaks both legs, everything changes. Trapped at home, Calum and Sergei slowly start to understand each other, and even work together to investigate a series of break-ins at the local community centre. But Calum can't help feeling like Sergei's hiding something. Is he really trying to help, or cover up his own involvement in the crime?
Cataloging source
NLE
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Target audience
adolescent
928 miles from home, Kim Slater
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928 miles from home, Kim Slater
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Dimensions
20 cm
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Extent
317 pages
Isbn
9781509842278
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)987006147

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