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Brother in the Land

The Originals

No. of pages 224

Great for age 11-18 years
An 'After-the-Bomb' story told by teenage Danny, one of the survivors - one of the unlucky ones. Set in Shipley, an ordinary town in the north of England, this is a powerful portrayal of a world that has broken down. Danny not only has to cope in a world of lawlessness and gang warfare, but he has to protect and look after his little brother, Ben, and a girl called Kim. Is there any hope left for a new world?


This book is part of a book series called The Originals .

There are 224 pages in this book. This book was published 2018 by Penguin Books Ltd .

Robert Swindells is author of the award-winning novel Brother in the Land and has just finished his first picture book for children. He lives in West Yorkshire, England.

This book is in the following series:

Puffin Storybooks

Archway Series

The Originals
Penguins Originals series brings together iconic YA books from Penguin Publishing. Provocative, iconic and outspoken, these are the stories that have been influencing and inspiring generations for decades, and are considered the pioneers of YA. From political awakening, war and unrequited love to addiction, teenage pregnancy and nuclear holocaust, The Originals confront big issues and articulate difficult truths.

Oxford Childrens Modern Classics

Oxford Playscripts

This book has been nominated for the following award:

Other Award
This book was recognised by the Other Award.

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