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A Different Boy

A Different Boy

'If you've got a bad deal,' Anton's father used to say, 'get out of it and move on.' And that's what Anton does when he decides to walk out of the orphanage and up the gangplank of a ship, heading for the land of sunshine and steaks. A remarkable story of friendship, family and c... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781760523503
Barcode 9781760523503
Published 29 August 2018 by Allen & Unwin
Format Paperback
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Author(s) By Jennings, Paul
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ISBN-13 9781760523503
ISBN-10 176052350X
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 7-15 working days
Publisher Allen & Unwin
Imprint Allen & Unwin Children's Books
Publication Date 29 August 2018
International Release Date 1 April 2019
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Jennings, Paul
Category Classic Fiction (Pub. < 1900)
Australian
Number of Pages 96
Dimensions Width: 128mm
Height: 198mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code 927166

Description of this Book

'If you've got a bad deal,' Anton's father used to say, 'get out of it and move on.' And that's what Anton does when he decides to walk out of the orphanage and up the gangplank of a ship, heading for the land of sunshine and steaks. A remarkable story of friendship, family and courage from the author of A Different Dog.

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Author's Bio

Paul Jennings has written over one hundred stories and has won every Australian children's choice book award. Since the publication of Unreal! in 1985, readers all around the world have loved his books. The top-rating TV series Round the Twist and Driven Crazy were based on a selection of his enormously popular short-story collections such as Unseen! In 1995 he was made a Member of the Order of Australia for services to children's literature and he was awarded the prestigious Dromkeen Medal in 2001.

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