Being

by Kevin Brooks

'new gen' - Great Fiction for Young Adults eBooks of the Month

LoveReading View on Being

Who is Robert? When he goes in for his operation, Robert is sure he knows exactly who he is. But, things look different when the surgeon opens him up. It leads Robert to set off on a thrilling journey to find out the truth about himself. A funny, spooky, romantic and fast-paced adolescent journey of discovery.

The unravelling romance and gory action scenes will keep boys and girls alike hooked, and both will be asking the question, “what is Robert?” - Oscar 14

Being Synopsis

Sixteen-year-old Robert lies anaesthetized. A routine operation has just gone wrong. As Robert slowly wakes, he can hear, he can feel, but he can't scream. The operation isn't over. But life, as Robert knows it, is. Robert goes on the run, terrified and desperate for answers. But what if the answers are too terrifying to face?

If you loved this, you might like these...

Release
Monsters of Men
The Ask and the Answer
The Knife of Never Letting Go

All versions of this book

ISBN: 9780141381442
Publication date: 01/03/2007
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Format: Hardback

Book Information

ISBN: 9780141381442
Publication date: 1st March 2007
Author: Kevin Brooks
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Format: Hardback
Genres: NewGen - YA Fiction, eBook Favourites,
Categories:

About Kevin Brooks

Kevin Brooks counts among his many jobs being a crematorium assistant, a refreshments vendor at the London Zoo, and a civil servant. But he always wanted to be a writer. It was the publication of Martyn Pig that changed everything. After being turned down by a number of publishers, Kevin Brooks sent his manuscript to The Chicken House, who jumped on the chance to publish it. They released Martyn Pig in the spring of 2002. In the U.K, the book went on to be short-listed for the Carnegie Medal and win a Branford Boase Award for a first best novel. ...

More About Kevin Brooks

More Books By Kevin Brooks

Cover for Martyn Pig by Kevin Brooks
Cover for The Bunker Diary by Kevin Brooks
Cover for Naked by Kevin Brooks
View All Books By Kevin Brooks

Share this book