A touching story, written in verse, which celebrates friendship and individuality from the award-winning author of Noughts and Crosses.
Despite his mum s insistence, Sam doesn t want to be friends with Davey. He thinks Davey is a first-class, grade A, top-of-the-dung-heap moron. But one day Davey saves Sam s life and a bond is formed between them. Sam is still embarrassed to be seen with Davey, but little by little he has to admit that when it s just the two of them, Davey is a lot of fun. But then something terrible happens to Davey.
Told in verse, in first person, the story of an extraordinary friendship that changes two boys lives forever an uplifting tale that truly sings out.
160 pages 12.88 x 1.12 x 19.66 cm paperback
"I really enjoyed reading this book. I liked the unusual way the story was told through poems. I think this was a very powerful way of sharing some important messages. I am a teacher and will definitely be using this book in class in the future."