Good For Nothing

Good For Nothing

Children's, Teenage & Young Adult
Paperback Published on: 16/03/2023
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Synopsis

'A gripping portrait of three very different teenagers and one divided northern town, Ansar's moving, funny YA debut feels entirely true to life' - Guardian When three teens are landed with a community service order after an incident involving a spray can and an inconveniently timed patrol car, their stories start to converge. Amir is the angry boy who won't talk about the brother he lost - but he won't let his name be forgotten either. Eman is the awkward girl whose favourite evenings are spent at home watching TV with her Nani. Kemi is the determined athlete who knows she deserves as good a shot as anyone else - if only she can get to the starting line. As they spend more time together they learn more about themselves, and in the process realise the true cause of Amir's brother's death... This is one summer they will never forget.

  • Publisher: Penguin Random House Children's UK
  • ISBN: 9780241522073
  • Number of pages: 336
  • Weight: 220g
  • Dimensions: 196 x 128 x 21 mm

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Good For Nothing
Great book
Super well written would suggest
Leena Ali
Good For Nothing
A riveting journey through personal rebellion.
Rumours are like fire, they take hold so quickly, destroying everything in their wake. Amir, Eman and Kemi all have different personalities & attitudes bu... READ MORE
L.M