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The Prison Runner

The Prison Runner (Paperback)

By Ellis, Deborah

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'Diego had never been in the jungle before. He'd lived with his family high in the hills, and then he was a prison kid, a city kid. His nights were bare lightbulbs burning, women and children crying, guards yelling and keys clanging. He hated it, but it was what he was used to ......' A simple error of judgement hurls Diego into a nightmare. He's been living in prison with his mother and sister, looking after them and earning money whenever he can. Until the day he accidentally breaks the rules. Suddenly the family are in trouble, and Diego needs money to save them. So when one of his friends tells Diego that he knows a job that will make them both rich, Diego gives into temptation. But the job is far different from the one he'd imagined, and Diego soon finds himself in the heart of the Bolivian jungle and the clutches of men who produce drugs for a living ...
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ISBN 9780192755483
Publisher Oxford University Press
Format Paperback
Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks

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ISBN-13 9780192755483
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
Publisher Oxford University Press
Imprint Oxford University Press
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Ellis, Deborah
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Adventure Stories
Crime & Mystery
Fiction Dealing With Social Issues
Fiction Dealing With Drugs & Addiction
Number of Pages 208
Dimensions Width: 130mm
Height: 199mm
Spine: 15mm
Dewey Code 813.54
Weight 176g
Interest Age 9-11 years
Reading Age 9-11 years
NBS Text Young Adult Fiction
ONIX Text Young adult