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The death defying Pepper Roux

By: McCaughrean, Geraldine

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0192756036 / 9780192756039
Paperback
823.914
03/06/2010
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England
20 cm 241 p.
Children / Juvenile  Learn More
Quiz No: 216359, Points 10.00, Book Level 6.40,
Middle Years - Key Stage 2 Learn More
Reprint. Originally published: 2009.

When Pepper Roux was born his aunt foretold that he would not live past 14 years of age. Throughout his childhood his parents haven't bothered with him much, knowing that his life would be short-lived. So when Pepper wakes up on his 14th birthday he knows this will be the day that he'll die. But as the day wears on, and Pepper finds himself still alive, he decides to set off to sea in an attempt to try and avoid death for as long as possible. As time goes onPepper steps into many roles and personas and has numerous outrageous adventures. But can he stay one step ahead of death? Or will fate catch up with him? And, if he does live, which of his many lives will he choose to adopt?This riot of a story is a wonderful adventure, and Pepper is an unforgettable character who stays with you long after his story has been told.

BIC:

4KHJ For National Curriculum Key Stage 2, YFC Adventure stories (Children's / Teenage), YFQ Humorous stories (Children's / Teenage)

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