Black Rabbit Summer

Black Rabbit Summer

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Pete Boland was busy doing nothing that summer. Long, stiflingly hot, lazy days stretched ahead of him. Then she called. 'Listen, Pete know that funfair, up at the recreation ground ...I thought we could all meet up ...You know, for old times' sake.' But, where there are old times, there are old tensions. And as secrets, bitterness and jealousies resurface, five old friends are plunged into the worst night of their lives...Teenage readers will find it impossible to tear themselves away from this dark, tense and gripping new novel from award-winning Kevin Brooks.
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Product details

  • 12-17
  • Hardback | 448 pages
  • 142 x 220 x 42mm | 598.74g
  • Puffin Books
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0141381450
  • 9780141381459
  • 1,592,936

About Kevin Brooks

Kevin Brooks was born in Exeter, Devon, and he studied in Birmingham and London. He had a varied working life, with jobs in a crematorium, a zoo, a garage and a post office, before -- happily -- giving it all up to write books. Kevin is the author of seven critically acclaimed novels and now lives in North Yorkshire.
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Praise for Kevin Brooks:'Complex and involving, this is his [Brooks'] best book since the wonderful Lucas, and it deserves every success' - Bookseller [on Black Rabbit Summer]'He's an original. And he writes one hell of a story' -- Meg Rosoff, author of How I Live Now (on Being)'An aggressive thriller and probably the loudest book ever written' -- Observer (on Kissing the Rain)'Watch this guy, he's good' -- Melvin Burgess, author of Junk (on Martyn Pig)'... you want to tell everyone how good it is' -- Sunday Times (on Lucas)
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2,350 ratings
3.87 out of 5 stars
5 32% (754)
4 36% (846)
3 22% (524)
2 7% (162)
1 3% (64)
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