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Heroes: A Novel

Heroes: A Novel (Hardback)

By Cormier, Robert

Francis Joseph Cassavant is 18. He has just returned from WWII, and he has no face, due to a grenade in France. He does have a gun and a mission: to murder his childhood hero. In this lean and powerful novel, Cormier quietly, remorselessly, probes the nature of heroism as it is r...eflected through the remains of a young life forever shattered by a terrible act--and an equally terrible omissions.
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ISBN 9780385325905
Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9780440227694
Released NZ 1 Nov 1998
Publisher Bantam Doubleday Dell Pub
Format Hardback
Not currently available

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ISBN-13 9780385325905
Stock Out of stock
Status Not currently available
Publisher Bantam Doubleday Dell Pub
Imprint Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group
Released 1 Nov 1998
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Cormier, Robert
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Personal Family, Relationship & Social Issues
Number of Pages 136
Dimensions Width: 152mm
Height: 229mm
Spine: 18mm
Dewey Code FIC
Weight 272g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
Library of Congress Heroes - Fiction., Revenge - Fiction., World War, 1939-1945 - Veterans - Fiction.
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile