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Patron saints of nothing

Format: Paperback

ISBN: 9781788951548

Publication Date: 27 Jun 2019

Subject: Older teen novels

Suitable for: Secondary

AR: 5.3 UY

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A Filipino-American teenager heads to the Philippines to uncover the truth about his cousin's murder.

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Summary

A Filipino-American teenager heads to the Philippines to uncover the truth about his cousin's murder.

Jay Reguero plans to spend the summer playing video games before heading to university. But then he discovers that his Filipino cousin Jun was murdered as part of President Duterte's war on drugs. No one in the family wants to talk about what happened, so Jay travels to the Philippines to find out the real story.

As he uncovers more about Jun, he is forced to face some uncomfortable truths about his cousin's death - and the part he played in it.

NOTE: Contains strong language and references to illegal substances and violence

NOTE: Carnegie Shortlist 2020

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TF
Subject
Older teen novels
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27 Jun 2019
Edition
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9781788951548
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Paperback
Pages
366
Width
128mm
Height
198mm
Weight
362g
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