Prison boy

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Prison boy

McKay, Sharon E., author.

Toronto : Annick Press, [2015]

224 pages ; 21 cm

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In an effort to protect a younger child at the orphanage where he is a resident, Pax agrees to deliver a package that turns out to contain a bomb. When the bomb explodes, killing and injuring hundreds of people, Pax is arrested for terrorism and confined in a prison where he is tortured. To cope with his suffering, Pax retreats into a fantasy world and struggles to find a way out of his predicament.

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ISBN:

9781554517305

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

McKay, Sharon E., author.

Title:

Prison boy / Sharon E. McKay.

Physical:

224 pages ; 21 cm

ContentType:

text rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume rdacarrier

Notes:

"Endorsed by Amnesty International Canada."

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, 4/2015

Summary:

In an effort to protect a younger child at the orphanage where he is a resident, Pax agrees to deliver a package that turns out to contain a bomb. When the bomb explodes, killing and injuring hundreds of people, Pax is arrested for terrorism and confined in a prison where he is tortured. To cope with his suffering, Pax retreats into a fantasy world and struggles to find a way out of his predicament.

Target Audience:

8-12.

Subject:

Orphans--Fiction.

Subject:

Prisons--Fiction.

Subject:

Torture victims--Fiction.

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