Teacher's Dead Nelson Thornes Page Turners by Benjamin Zephaniah
  

Teacher's Dead Nelson Thornes Page Turners

Written by Benjamin Zephaniah
Illustrated by

RRP £7.99

Notify me
when in stock

As soon as this book is back in stock we will send you an email.

Synopsis

Teacher's Dead Nelson Thornes Page Turners by Benjamin Zephaniah

A teacher is stabbed outside school by a student. Jackson, a young boy who witnesses the attack, tries to find out why the teacher was stabbed. Over the course of this investigation Jackson invites the reader to reflect on the many factors that contribute to a crime being committed, and the over-simple way in which we normally view crime

About the Author

Benjamin Zephaniah

Poet, novelist and playwright Benjamin Zephaniah was born on 15 April 1958. He grew up in Jamaica and the Handsworth district of Birmingham, England, leaving school at 14. He moved to London in 1979 and published his first poetry collection, Pen Rhythm, in 1980. Benjamin Zephaniah is an internationally renowned performance poet and acclaimed author of bestselling YA novels: FACE, GANGSTA RAP, TEACHER’S DEAD, REFUGEE BOY and TERROR KID.

He has been Writer in Residence at the Africa Arts Collective in Liverpool and Creative Artist in Residence at Cambridge University, and was a candidate for the post of Professor of Poetry at Oxford University. He holds an honorary doctorate in Arts and Humanities from the University of North London (1998), was made a Doctor of Letters by the University of Central England (1999). Benjamin lives in Lincolnshire.

More books by this author

Other Formats

Book Info

Format

Hardback
184 pages

Author

Benjamin Zephaniah
More books by Benjamin Zephaniah

Author's Website

www.benjaminzephaniah.com/

Publisher

Nelson Thornes Ltd an imprint of Oxford University Press
www.nelsonthornes.com

Publication date

20th February 2013

ISBN

9781408520284


LoveReading4Kids is a modern and creative way of emphasising the value and importance of books in this digital age #booksforlife

Amrit Bunet – Teen

I am so pleased to have signed my kids up as they are reading a much wider range of books and even choosing books out of their comfort zone.

Angela East

We love Lovereading4kids because they put books in front of us we wouldn’t otherwise have read. They make us more adventurous readers!

Emily Jacques

You give me age appropriate ideas of books I can read and buy for the children and find out what other children their age think of them too.

Katie Lonsdale

I think Lovereading4kids is an amazing company because of the friendly staff and the fabulous chance to read great books before publication.

Adam Graham

At @HHSHaringey we love @lovereading4kids because our pupils can practice reviewing & get free upcoming books before anyone else!

Helen Swinyard – Heartlands High

Lovereading is just a convenient way to find new books and hear others opinions on them.

Sarah Murray – age 15

We love Lovereading4kids because it promotes reading choices, new authors and a sense of community for children of all ages!

Rachel Bridgeman
Lovereading

Lovereading 4 schools