Moving to Tunisia is a real eye-opener for a young Wexford hurling fan. Eoin Colfer's hilarious debut novel.
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The hilarious debut novel from one of the world's favourite children's authors. Benny Shaw, a young sporting fanatic, is forced to leave his beloved Wexford, home of all his heroes, and move with his family to Tunisia! How will he survive in a place like this? Then he teams up with Omar, and a madcap friendship between the two boys leads to trouble, crazy escapades, a unique way of communicating, and heartbreaking challenges.
the debut novel from the author of the much-loved Artemis Fowl … hilarious … a fascinating story about life in a totally different culture, full of fun and mayhem
a great friendship story
'Hilarious -- there is hardly a page which will not have a reader laughing aloud'
'I thought this book was brilliant. It is definitely a 'One to read' ... I would give this book 9 out of 10. If you want to improve your vocabulary read this book. It is one of the best books I've ever read.'
'Colfer smoothly layers adventure, moments of poignancy and subtle social commentary and his comic timing is pitch-perfect'
Listed in the 'Top ten essential books for every family'
'Eoin Colfer has a very cool line in storytelling.'
Eoin explains where the character of Benny Shaw came from.
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