The Alex Crow


From the critically acclaimed author of cult novel Grasshopper Jungle, comes a startlingly original tale of friendship and brotherhood, war and humanity, identity and existence.
 
Ariel, the sole survivor of an attack on his village in the Middle East is ‘rescued’ from the horrific madness of war in his homeland by an American soldier and sent to live with a family in suburban Virginia. And yet, to Ariel, this new life with a genetic scientist father and resentful brother, Max, is as confusing and bizarre as the life he just left.
 
Things get even weirder when Ariel and Max are sent to an all-boys summer camp in the forest for tech detox. Intense, funny and
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ISBN:

9781405273428

Format:

Paperback

Pages:

416

Dimensions:

19cm x 12cm

RRP:

$19.99

Category:

Young Adult Books

Publisher:

Hardie Grant Egmont

Published:

01 May 2015

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Andrew Smith

Andrew Smith is the award-winning author of several Young Adult novels, including the critically acclaimed Grasshopper Jungle. He is a native-born Californian who spent most of his formative years traveling the world. His university studies focused on Political Science, Journalism, and Literature. He has published numerous short stories and articles. The Alex Crow, a starred novel is his ninth novel. He lives in Southern