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Fly on the Wall

Fly on the Wall (Hardback)

Illustrated by Lai, Remy

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In this moving and hilarious illustrated novel from the critically-acclaimed author of Pie in the Sky, a twelve-year-old boy goes on a (forbidden) solo journey halfway around the world to prove his independence to his overprotective family. Henry Khoo's family treats him like a b...aby. He's not allowed to go anywhere without his sister/chaperone/bodyguard. His (former) best friend knows to expect his family's mafia-style interrogation when Henry's actually allowed to hang out at her house. And he definitely CAN'T take a journey halfway around the world all by himself! But that's exactly his plan. After his family's annual trip to visit his father in Singapore is cancelled, Henry decides he doesn't want to be cooped up at home with his overprotective family and BFF turned NRFF (Not Really Friend Forever). Plus, he's hiding a your-life-is-over-if-you're-caught secret: he's the creator of an anonymous gossip cartoon, and he's on the verge of getting caught. Determined to prove his independence and avoid punishment for his crimes, Henry embarks on the greatest adventure everrr. . . hoping it won't turn into the greatest disaster ever. Remy Lai takes readers on an adventure filled with humor, heart, and hijinks that's a sure bet for fans of Jerry Craft, Terri Libenson, and Shannon Hale!
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ISBN 9781250314116
Released NZ Not specified
Publisher Henry Holt & Company Inc
Format Hardback
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ISBN-13 9781250314116
Stock Available
Status Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released [to be advised]
Publisher Henry Holt & Company Inc
Imprint Henry Holt & Company Inc
Released Not specified
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
 › 2 other possible formats available
Author(s) Illustrated by Lai, Remy
Category Graphic / Comic Strip
Number of Pages 336
Dimensions Width: 140mm
Height: 203mm
Dewey Code 741.5
Weight 300g
Interest Age 8-12 years
Reading Age 8-12 years
Library of Congress Friendship, Voyages and travels, Family life - Australia, Maturation (Psychology), Comic books, strips, etc - Authorship
NBS Text Children's Comic Strip Fiction & Graphic Novels
ONIX Text Children/juvenile