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Kerb-Stain Boys: The Crongton Broadway Robbery

by Alex Wheatle


Reading Age: 9 Interest Age: Teen

ISBN: 978-1-78112-809-1

Life on the Crongton estate can be rough for Briggy. Dad’s lost his job, Mum’s always working to make ends meet and big brother Kingsley just wants out. Then Briggy’s best mate Terror cooks up a plan to impress the coolest chick in the year, Caldonia Lake. Briggy doesn’t want to lose face by chickening out and, who knows, maybe they’ll make a quick buck. So what is Terror’s master plan? Robbing the post office … What could possibly go wrong?

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 9, and is aimed at readers aged 14 and above.

AR Level – pending

Read the first chapter of Kerb-Stain Boys below:


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