The fire-eaters / David Almond.

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Available copies

  • 20 copies at PINES. (Show)
  • 6 copies at Clayton County Library System.

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0 current holds with 21 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status
Clayton County Library System - Headquarters Library YA ALMOND, DAVID 31012001110665 YA Available
Clayton County Library System - Lovejoy Branch YA ALMOND, DAVID 31012001268620 YA Available
Clayton County Library System - Lovejoy Branch YA ALMOND, DAVID 31012000889806 YA Available
Clayton County Library System - Lovejoy Branch YA ALMOND, DAVID 31012000889764 YA Available
Clayton County Library System - Morrow Branch YA ALMOND, DAVID 31012001110988 YA Available
Clayton County Library System - Riverdale Branch YA ALMOND, DAVID 31012001110947 YA Available

Record details

  • ISBN: 0385731701 (trade)
  • ISBN: 0385902077 (glb)
  • Physical Description: 218 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, 2004.

Content descriptions

General Note: "Portions of this novel appeared in ... the magazines Panurge, Stand, and in A Kind of Heaven"--T.p. verso.
Summary, etc.: In 1962 England, despite observing his father's illness and the suffering of the fire-eating Mr. McNulty, as well as enduring abuse at school and the stress of the Cuban Missile Crisis, Bobby Burns and his family and friends still find reasons to rejoice in their lives and to have hope for the future.
Subject: Conduct of life > Fiction.
Hope > Fiction.
Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962 > Juvenile fiction.
Great Britain > History > 20th century > Juvenile fiction.