The Resource Dirt bomb, Fleur Beale

Dirt bomb, Fleur Beale

Label
Dirt bomb
Title
Dirt bomb
Statement of responsibility
Fleur Beale
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jake's life is sweet and he wouldn't change a thing. He's got no money and doesn't have a mobile, but he's got two best mates; Buzz and Robbie. Buzz is generous and doesn't mind buying stuff for his mates. Robbie has the idea of rescuing an old wreck from a ditch and making it into a paddock basher. Buzz, however, puts a spanner in the works by saying he's not paying for it all, it's even stevens or no deal. Robbie gets a job, but Jake refuses. It's just not his style to work for a boss. But he desperately wants to drive that car, and the others are going to go ahead without him. Suggested level: intermediate, secondary
Awards note
New Zealand Post Children's Book Awards Finalist 2012.
Cataloging source
NZNB
Dewey number
NZ823.2
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Target audience
adolescent
Dirt bomb, Fleur Beale
Label
Dirt bomb, Fleur Beale
Publication
Note
Novel for young adults
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Novel for young adults. -Jake's life is sweet and he wouldn't change a thing. He's got no money and doesn't have a mobile, but he's got two best mates; Buzz and Robbie. Buzz is generous and doesn't mind buying stuff for his mates. Robbie has the idea of rescuing an old wreck from a ditch and making it into a paddock basher. Buzz, however, puts a spanner in the works by saying he's not paying for it all, it's even stevens or no deal. Robbie gets a job, but Jake refuses. It's just not his style to work for a boss. But he desperately wants to drive that car, and the others are going to go ahead without him. Suggested level: intermediate, secondary. -Jake's life is sweet. He's got no money and doesn't have a mobile, but he's got two best mates; Buzz and Robbie. Buzz is generous and doesn't mind buying stuff for his mates. Jake wouldn't change a thing. But then Robbie has the idea of the century: rescue the old wreck from the ditch and make it into a paddock basher. Yes! Buzz, however, puts a spanner in the works by saying he's not paying for it all. Even stevens or no deal. Robbie gets a job. Jake refuses. It's just not his style to work for a boss. But he desperately wants to drive that car, and the others are going to go ahead without him. The summer holidays are looming ahead of him in a desert of boredom and friendlessness. He needs a game plan..
Control code
558857
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Dimensions
20 cm.
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Extent
208 pages
Isbn
9781869795467
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • Suitable 13 Years and Upwards
  • New Zealand Post Children's Book Awards Finalist - 2012
  • LIANZA Young Adult Fiction Award Finalist - 2012
System control number
  • (Sirsi) NP558857
  • 13655701
  • (NLNZils)1477480
  • (OCoLC)716371725
  • (Nz)13655701

Library Locations

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