In the heart of the Liverpool docklands ravaged by bombing, Fergus and me are two kids attending a tough urban school. Having to contend with the school bully is a bad enough prospect, but it’s not just the other kids who are a problem. Some of the teachers - bordering on psycho - are employing the carrot-and-stick method of motivation … without the carrot.
And then, there’s Shakespeare – what use is that going to be?
This moving, and at times funny, coming-of-age story set in the 1960s, celebrates the special bond between two best friends – a bond stronger than death itself.
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