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Johnny Kellock Died Today

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TD Children's Literature Award Finalist

About the Book

It’s a long, hot Halifax summer in 1959 and twelve-year-old R osalie N orman has aguilty secret. Her no-nonsense, authoritarian mother has broken her ankle—and it’sall R osalie’s fault. But news that Johnny, her teenaged cousin, has vanished pushesthe accident from everyone’s minds. As R osalie and David—her strange new neighbour—search the city for Johnny, R osalie discovers something about the love and thesecrets that bind her family.

A refreshing and talented new voice in young adult fiction, Hadley Dyer hasreceived rave reviews, two awards and several nominations, as well as great sales forJohnny Kellock Died Today, her debut novel.

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Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780006395348
  • ISBN 10: 0006395341
  • Imprint: HarperTrophy
  • On Sale: 12/18/2007
  • Pages: 192
  • List Price: 8.99 CAD
  • Ages: 10 to 14

Johnny Kellock Died Today by Hadley Dyer

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