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The River Runs

The River Runs
 

It's New Year's Day, 1967, and Chris has made a resolution: he in going to stop his older cousin, Roger, from bullying him. What can he really do about it though? Roger is a National Championship wrestler, while Chris is puny and bookish - the two boys despise each other. But as ... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781877423222
Barcode 9781877423222
Published 1 November 2008 by Mallinson Rendel Publishers
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Hill, David
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ISBN-13 9781877423222
ISBN-10 187742322X
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Mallinson Rendel Publishers
Imprint Mallinson Rendel Publishers
Publication Date 1 November 2008
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Hill, David
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Personal Awareness: Safety Matters
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 160
Dimensions Width: 125mm
Height: 195mm
Spine: 12mm
Weight 150g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
Library of Congress Cousins, Bullying, Teenage boys, Young adult fiction, New Zealand
NBS Text Young Adult Fiction
ONIX Text Young adult
Dewey Code 823.2
Catalogue Code 36553

Description of this Book

It's New Year's Day, 1967, and Chris has made a resolution: he in going to stop his older cousin, Roger, from bullying him. What can he really do about it though? Roger is a National Championship wrestler, while Chris is puny and bookish - the two boys despise each other. But as the summer progresses Chris begins to think there may be more to his cousin than meets the eye. Set against a backdrop of 1960s rural New Zealand The River Runs is a fascinating story with a gripping climax from award-winning young adult writer, David Hill.

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Author's Bio

David Hill is one of New Zealand's most prolific and versatile authors. He writes for national newspapers and magazines, and has written books and stories for adults, but it is his work for teenagers that has brought him wide acclaim. David has won awards both here, in the UK, and in Germany.

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