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Beast (Paperback, 2nd edition)

By Kennen, Ally

In the depths of a reservoir lives a monstrous creature. Its existence is unknown to anyone except the teenage boy who feeds it. Six years ago it was a vicious little baby. Now it has grown huge, and its rusting cage can't hold it much longer...Stephen is a boy with many secrets,... and the Beast is the biggest. His life in foster care, always bad, is getting worse, and he' in trouble with the police. All the odds are against him finding a decent place in the world, but his efforts to free himself o the Beast make him a hero that readers will never forget. 'I really love this book... Beast should be a monster hit' - Amanda Craig, The Time . ' Beast has a tension that never lets up. Ally Kennen is a remarkably assured writer' - Independent . This title is shortlisted for the CILIP Carnegie Medal.
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ISBN 9781407117089
Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9781407139418
Released AU 1 Jul 2010
Publisher Scholastic
Format Paperback, 2nd edition
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ISBN-13 9781407117089
Stock Out of stock
Status Out of print
Publisher Scholastic
Imprint Marion Lloyd Books
Released 1 Jul 2010
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback, 2nd edition
Edition 2nd edition
Author(s) By Kennen, Ally
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Number of Pages 256
Dimensions Width: 130mm
Height: 198mm
Spine: 16mm
Dewey Code 823.92
Weight 180g
Interest Age 13+ years
Reading Age 13+ years
NBS Text Young Adult Fiction
ONIX Text Young adult