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The Power of One: Young Readers' Edition - Bryce Courtenay

The Power of One: Young Readers' Edition

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Published: August 1999
For Ages: 10+ years old
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Published: 2nd August 1999
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This is Bryce Courtenay's classic best-selling story of the triumph of the human spirit, specially adapted for young readers. Born in a South Africa divided by racism and hatred, little six-year-old Peekay learns that small can beat big and that the most important thing is the power of one: the force for good within each individual.

About the Author

Bryce Courtenay was born in South Africa, is an Australian and has lived in Sydney for the major part of his life.

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The Power of One: Young Readers' Edition
 
4.7

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Pros

  • Deserves multiple readings (3)
  • Easy to understand (3)
  • Informative (3)
  • Inspirational (3)
  • Well written (3)

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    • Gift (3)
    • Younger readers (3)

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    5.0

    moral story review by 12yearold grandson

    By michelle

    from brisbane

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    Pros

    • Deserves Multiple Readings
    • Easy To Understand
    • Informative
    • Inspirational
    • Relevant
    • Well Written

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Gift
      • Travel Reading
      • Younger Readers

      Comments about The Power of One: Young Readers' Edition:

      I use booktopia to help in selection of books for my grandchildren

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      4.0

      14 yo loved it

      By SJS

      from Ballarat Vic

      About Me Everyday Reader

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      Pros

      • Deserves Multiple Readings
      • Easy To Understand
      • Informative
      • Inspirational
      • Relevant
      • Well Written

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Gift
        • Older Readers
        • Reference
        • Special Needs
        • Travel Reading
        • Younger Readers

        Comments about The Power of One: Young Readers' Edition:

        It was set for my 14 yo for school reading in 2013. She read it in the week we got it and just loved it. She spoke of many things that she learnt about during the book and is really looking forward to when they start on it at school.

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        5.0

        Bryce Courtenany is Brilliant

        By Minimbah Bookworms

        from North Coast NSW, AU

        About Me Everyday Reader

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        Pros

        • Deserves Multiple Readings
        • Easy To Understand
        • Informative
        • Inspirational
        • Well Written

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Gift
          • Older Readers
          • Younger Readers

          Comments about The Power of One: Young Readers' Edition:

          I have read the adult and bought it for my boys. I read this version and it is just as brilliant. My son who is 11yrs has just started it and hasn't been able to put it down. Just inspirational. Everybody should read this book.

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          ISBN: 9780141304892
          ISBN-10: 0141304898
          Series: Puffin Young Readers S.
          Audience: Children
          For Ages: 10+ years old
          Format: Paperback
          Language: English
          Number Of Pages: 360
          Published: August 1999
          Dimensions (cm): 20.1 x 12.9  x 2.8
          Weight (kg): 20.1