See Ya Simon by David Hill
  

Synopsis

See Ya Simon by David Hill

This book tells the story of Simon, a 14 year old boy who has muscular distrophy and spends his life in a wheelchair. Told by Simon's best friend Nathan, the book combines the tragedy of a fatal illness with a robust hilarity that has the reader laughing out loud.

Reviews

A beautiful book both heart-warming and heart-tugging; a book that is an essential buy. School Librarian

About the Author

David Hill, born in 1942, is a versatile journalist, reviewer, fiction writer, playwright and children's writer. Born and educated in Napier and a graduate of Victoria University, he spent 14 years secondary school teaching before writing full-time. He has contributed stories, articles, reviews and plays to newspapers, radio and most New Zealand journals, including Landfall, NZ Listener and School Journal, as well as overseas. He has written many books and in 2002 his novel See Ya Simon won the Children's Literature Association Gaelyn Gordon Award for a Much-Loved Book.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
126 pages
Interest Age: From 10 To 13

Author

David Hill
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Publisher

Barn Owl Books, London

Publication date

27th July 2007

ISBN

9781903015674


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