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About a Boy (Paperback)
  • About a Boy (Paperback)

About a Boy (Paperback)

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Paperback Published: 04/04/2002
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Will is a rich, child-free and irresponsible Londoner in his thirties who, in his search for available women, invents an imaginary son and starts attending single parent meetings. As a result of one of his liaisons he meets Marcus, a strange 12-year-old boy with problems at school. Gradually, Will and Marcus become friends and, as Will teaches Marcus how to be a cool kid, Marcus helps Will to finally grow up.

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
ISBN: 9780141007335

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