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Straight Outta Crongton

Straight Outta Crongton( )
Author: Wheatle, Alex
Series title:Crongton Ser.
Publication Date:Mar 2018
Publisher:Little, Brown Book Group Limited
Imprint:Atom Books
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $12.99
Book Description:

THE NEW NOVEL FROM THE WINNER OF THE GUARDIAN CHILDREN'S FICTION PRIZE 2016 Round these ends, it's hard to hold on to your dreams

Life's a constant hustle for Mo. Her mum's boyfriend Lloyd is just another man who likes to beat down women; the South Crong streets are fraught with hazards and nasty G's; and when it comes to matters of the heart . . . she's still hung up on Sam.

No wonder she's vexed so much of the time.

Thank god...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Juvenile Fiction / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.07 x 7.761 x 0.741 Inches
Book Weight:0.53 Pounds
Author Biography
Wheatle, Alex (Author)
Alex Wheatle was born in Brixton in 1963. He founded the Crucial Rocker sound system, performing his own songs using the name, Yardman Irie. He spent a short time in prison where he began to write poems and lyrics. After he got out, he became known as the Brixton Bard. He is the author of Brixton Rock, East of Acre Lane, The Seven Sisters, Checkers (written with Mark Parham), Island Songs, The Dirty South, Breton Brown, and Liccle Bit. His 2016 book, Crongton Knights won the 2016 Guardian children's fiction prize for his YA novel.


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