From the author of The Whole Business with Kiffo and the Pitbull and It's not all about YOU, Calma comes an intense, confrontational and unforgettable novel that challenges our assumptions about bullying, coping strategies and mental health.
Michael Terny is the fat boy. He's at his seventh school in four years and he knows that even if he keeps his head down, he can't change the script. He will be ridiculed and laughed at and pushed around.
But Michael has a powerful secret that allows him to escape to a safe place, and everything changes when he makes a new friend. Now he can make plans to exact his revenge. But will revenge have a price?
For Ages: 14 - 17 years old
For Grades: 9 - 12
Number Of Pages: 228
Published: 20th December 2012
Publisher: Allen & Unwin