Style: Weak

Attitude: Unobjectionable

In Brief: A typical story of a young teenager in a separated family, with his father involved in criminal circles. A small smattering of vulgarity. Not especially memorable.

Author: Nigel Hinton

Age Range: Young Teens

Period: Contemporary

Genres:  BoysGrittyGrowing-Up


Buddy Clark's father finds a job which Buddy - rightly - suspects to be dodgy. Buddy's plan to bring his parents back together and getting his father out of trouble fails initially but when his father is arrested and sent to prison his mother comes back.

Tuesday 1st January 2002