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The boy who lied

The boy who lied

Slater, Kim (Writer of children's books), author

14-year-old Ed Clayton is a liar. It started when his dad went to prison and now he can't seem to stop. When Ed's younger brother, Sam, goes missing one day under his supervision, nobody believes him when he says he can't remember what happened. Things begin to go very wrong for Ed's family when his mum loses her job and they have to start using a food bank. Ditched even by his best friend, Ed is on his own trying find out what's happened to Sam, until he meets Fallon, a new neighbour who's willing to help him unravel the mystery. The two stumble on a secret even Ed could never have imagined. But nobody will ever believe a liar

Paperback, Book. English. Teenage Fiction. General. Fiction 13+. Young adult fiction.
Published London: Macmillan Children's Books, 2019
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Statement of responsibility: Kim Slater
ISBN: 1509842284, 9781509842285
Intended audience: Adolescent.
Note: Originally published: 2018.
Physical Description: 292 pages ; 20 cm
Subject: AR4.7; AR4; ARMY+; Accelerated Reader