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Ostrich Boys By Keith Gray

Ostrich Boys
by Keith Gray

After a depressing and dispiriting funeral they feel taking Ross to Ross will be a fitting memorial for a 15 year-old boy who changed all their lives through his friendship.

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Ostrich Boys Summary


'It's not really kidnapping, is it? He'd have to be alive for it to be proper kidnapping.' Kenny, Sim and Blake are about to embark on a remarkable journey of friendship. Stealing the urn containing the ashes of their best friend Ross, they set out from Cleethorpes on the east coast to travel the 261 miles to the tiny hamlet of Ross in Dumfries and Galloway. After a depressing and dispiriting funeral they feel taking Ross to Ross will be a fitting memorial for a 15 year-old boy who changed all their lives through his friendship. Little do they realise just how much Ross can still affect life for them even though he's now dead. Drawing on personal experience Keith Gray has written an extraordinary novel about friendship, loss and suicide, and about the good things that may be waiting just out of sight around the corner . . .

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GOR001181579
Ostrich Boys
Keith Gray
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Random House Children's Publishers UK
2008-07-03
368
0099456575
9780099456575
Short-listed for Costa Children's Book Award 2009 (UK)
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
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