Five Hundred Miles
by Kevin Brooks
Reading Age: 8 Interest Age: Teen
For brothers Cole and Ruben it’s another rainy morning in the badlands of East London, selling dodgy paperwork for even dodgier motors. But arriving in a pub on their latest errand, the brothers stumble across a trio of gangsters, a girl, and a monkey in a cage – and their entire day is knocked off course.
Information for Adults: This book has a dyslexia-friendly layout, typeface and paperstock so that even more readers can enjoy it. It has been edited to a reading age of 8. It features a removable ‘super-readable’ sticker.
AR Level – 4.1
Read the first chapter of Five Hundred Miles below: