by Sarah Crossan

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Joe hasn't seen his brother for ten years- Ed is on death row and now, finally, his execution date has been set. Told from the perspective of Joe, this verse novel for young adults comes from one of our most exciting contemporary poets. A substantial work, this rich, blank verse is also broken down into distinctive vignettes which work independently. Intense, endearing and witty. Shortlisted for the Costa Children's Book Award 2017, the YA Book Prize 2018 and the 2018 CLPE Poetry Award (Centre for Literacy in Primary Education). Crossan's previous verse novel, One, won many awards including the 2016 CILIP Carnegie Medal and was joint winner of the 2016 CLiPPA. Age 14-18 Hardback 382pp