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The Fell
 

The Fell (Paperback)

By Jenkins, Robert

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In an unspecified time and location, an unnamed boy is living what he feels to be an idyllic life in the faded and peeling Lido where his father is a lifeguard. He idolises his father - never more so than when he saves the life of a suicidal man - and he comes to believe that her...oism is all. The arrest of his sister Lilly later that summer brings the halcyon days to an abrupt end, and his family is torn apart, with Lilly sent to jail and the boy set to a boarding house for dysfunctional boys, far away from his home - The Fell. He is young and afraid but the boys in the home become his family and they band together against their enemies, both real and imagined, they become family. The boy is an unreliable narrator, seeing the world and his place in it through a unique lens. He meets ghosts, hears voices and battles his fears but never questions his own version of reality. Anger spills over when he hears the girl he loves referred to as a twenty-dollar-whore and his actions lead him to run from The Fell. And run, And run...
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ISBN 9781910453742
Released NZ 25 Apr 2019
Format Paperback
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ISBN-13 9781910453742
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
Publisher unlisted
Imprint RedDoor Publishing Ltd
Released 25 Apr 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Jenkins, Robert
Category Modern Fiction
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 320
Dimensions Width: 129mm
Height: 198mm
Dewey Code Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text General & Literary Fiction
ONIX Text General/trade

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