Boys of Blood and Bone

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Penguin Group Australia, Jun 2, 2003 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 276 pages
26 Reviews
Andy Lansell, killed in the First World War in 1918, lies in a small cemetery in the north of France.

Henry Lyon, in a borrowed Volvo station wagon, is driving up to the south coast of New South Wales.

The paths of their lives are about to cross.

From this award-winning and best-selling author comes a story of two young men. As Andy and his mates head inexorably towards the bloody, torturous Western Front, Henry and his mates face challenges, dangerous situations and tragedies of their own.

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User Review  - Emily - Goodreads

2 stars. I initially intended to give this novel 1 star, simply for the lack of character development and anything exciting. It saddened me that the book took 200 pages before it started getting ... Read full review

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User Review  - Barnabus Crinel - Goodreads

This book had no intriguing story line and/or challenges or sacrifices that the characters had to make or commit to. The two main characters were not entirely likable, which made the story incredibly ... Read full review

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About the author (2003)

David Metzenthen's novels have been universally acclaimed & many have won awards. David's most recent book, Wildlight, has just been published.