The Resource Cardboard cowboys, Brian Conaghan

Cardboard cowboys, Brian Conaghan

Label
Cardboard cowboys
Title
Cardboard cowboys
Statement of responsibility
Brian Conaghan
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Even though I found him living in a house made of cardboard, Bruce is a massive legend. FACT. So this mine and Bruce's story. You don't have to believe it happened, but it did. All of it. Nobody at school can see past Lenny's size to the person within. So when lessons get too tough, Lenny always goes to his bench to think. At least there no one can see him. Then one day, midway through lobbing his empty can of Irn-Bru into the canal he's stopped by Bruce. Bruce lives in a cardboard home hidden away by the banks, and he doesn't approve of kids messing up his front lawn. But a bumpy start soon gives way to an unexpected friendship, and an epic road trip, that will change both of them for life
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10955463
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Conaghan, Brian
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage boys
  • Overweight teenagers
  • Street entertainers
  • Self-confidence
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Prejudices
  • Schools
  • Alienation (Social psychology)
  • Homeless persons
  • Friendship
  • Bullying
  • Schoolboys
  • Families
  • Children's stories
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Cardboard cowboys, Brian Conaghan
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
340 pages
Isbn
9781526628602
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Cardboard cowboys, Brian Conaghan
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
340 pages
Isbn
9781526628602
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print

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