Henry's Tumour

by Anthony Mcgowan

'new gen' - Great Fiction for Young Adults

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Winner of the Booktrust teenage prize in 2006, Henry Tumour is exceedingly funny, compulsive, thought-provoking, challenging, dark and tragic by turns. As Mal Peet, another author of brilliant teenage fiction said, ‘Henry Tumour is a boisterous, anarchic, frequently vulgar comedy. It is also a wise, sensitive, questioning novel about the opposing forces that make us what we are’.


Henry's Tumour Synopsis

Hector Brunty, has a dilemma: a talking brain tumour. Henry Tumour advises Hector on haircuts, high-fashion, and tactics for snogging the best-looking girl in school, Uma Upshaw. Can Hector overpower his tumour in order to get what he really wants ... before they both go under the knife?

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ISBN: 9780099488231
Publication date: 05/04/2007
Publisher: Random House Children's Books
Format: Paperback

ISBN: 9780385608619
Publication date: 06/04/2006
Publisher: Random House Children's Books
Format: Hardback

Book Information

ISBN: 9780099488231
Publication date: 5th April 2007
Author: Anthony Mcgowan
Publisher: Random House Children's Books
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 320 pages
Genres: NewGen - YA Fiction,
Categories: Comic strip fiction / graphic novels (Children's / Teenage),

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