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Five Hundred Miles

by Kevin Brooks


Reading Age: 8 Interest Age: Teen

ISBN: 978-1-78112-540-3

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:


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