Description - Pig-Heart Boy by Malorie Blackman
You're thirteen. All you want is a normal life. But most normal kids don't need heart transplants. So there's this doctor. He says there's a chance for you. But he also says it's experimental, controversial and risky. And it's never been done before. Shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal, this is a powerful, thought-provoking story from the award-winning Malorie Blackman.
Buy Pig-Heart Boy by Malorie Blackman from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
(198mm x 129mm x 16mm)
Publisher: Random House Children's Publishers UK
Country of Publication:
Other Editions - Pig-Heart Boy by Malorie Blackman
Book Reviews - Pig-Heart Boy by Malorie Blackman
Author Biography - Malorie Blackman
MALORIE BLACKMAN has written over fifty books and is acknowledged as one of today s most imaginative and convincing writers for young readers. She has been awarded numerous prizes for her work, including the Red House Children s Book Award and the Fantastic Fiction Award. Malorie has also been shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal. In 2005 she was honoured with the Eleanor Farjeon Award in recognition of her contribution to children s books, and in 2008 she received an OBE for her services to children s literature. She has been described by The Times as a national treasure . Malorie Blackman is the Children s Laureate 2013 15.