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Titel: Double Cross
Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Dust Jacket Included
Signiert: Signed by Author(s)
Art des Buches: book
2008. 433 pages. Signed by the author. White dust jacket with black lettering over black cloth. Clean pages with firm binding. Signed by the Author on half title page. Mild wear to spine, board edges and corners. Mild soiling to boards. Unclipped dust jacket. Mild wear to edges and corners. Mild soiling to DJ. "Signed" sticker to front. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 1456743966RF
Inhaltsangabe: Everyone assumes the bomb that killed Callie Rose's grandmother was the work of a nought terrorist. But Callie Rose knows the truth - and her fear of the past leaves her afraid for her future.
Her boyfriend Tobey is worried about his own future. A nought boy at an exclusive school, Tobey hopes to keep out of trouble, go to university, get a good job and leave the dangerous streets of his childhood behind. But Tobey is discovering that he can't keep clinging to some kind of no-man's land while the neighbourhood around him is carved up by rival gangs. Then he is offered the chance to earn some ready money just making a few 'deliveries'. He doesn't want a part of that world, the world of gangs. But maybe he could get away with it, just this once . . .
He little realizes how his decision will bring violence down on both himself and Callie and just how far he will go in fighting back....
Few writers can sustain a plot as well as Malorie Blackman (Sunday Telegraph)
Blackman hangs an old story on a modern frame with terrific resonance (Inis)
Blackman gets people, especially young adults... She gets humanity as a whole, too. Most of all she writes a stonking good story (Craousel 2009-03-01)
This is a highly intelligent thriller with important things to say (The School Librarian 2008-12-01)
Gutsy, spot-on and relevant . . . and shocking too. A great read (Phil Hewitt Chichester Observer 2009-08-31)
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