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The Resource The hit, Melvin Burgess

The hit, Melvin Burgess

Label
The hit
Title
The hit
Statement of responsibility
Melvin Burgess
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A new drug is out. Everyone is talking about it. The Hit. Take it, and you have one amazing week to live. It's the ultimate high. At the ultimate price Adam is tempted. Life is rubbish; his girlfriend's over him, his brother's gone. So what's he got to lose? Everything as it turns out. It's up to his girlfriend, Lizzie to show him
Summary
There is a new drug on the mean streets of Manchester which promises the most intense week of your life, and then you are dead--and after he watches a pop star die on stage, Adam thinks that his own life is so miserable that he might just as well try it
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
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10346538
Cataloging source
CtWfDGI
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Burgess, Melvin
Index
no index present
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610
Literary form
novels
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  • 10
  • 12
PerformerNote
Read by Samuel Roukin
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Recorded Books, LLC
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True
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  • Drugs
  • Near future
  • Grief
  • Death
  • Designer drugs
  • Dating (Social customs)
  • Teenagers
  • England
  • Manchester, England
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The hit, Melvin Burgess
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000050774611
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
304 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781908435330
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The hit, Melvin Burgess
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000050774611
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
304 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781908435330
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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