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The Boy I Am

(2021)
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They say we’re dangerous. But we’re not that different.

Jude is running out of time. Once a year, lucky young men in the House of Boys are auctioned to the female elite. But if Jude fails to be selected before he turns seventeen, a future deep underground in the mines awaits.

Yet ever since the death of his best friend at the hands of the all-powerful Chancellor, Jude has been desperate to escape the path set out for him. Finding himself entangled in a plot to assassinate the Chancellor, he finally has a chance to avenge his friend and win his freedom. But at what price?

A speculative YA thriller, tackling themes of traditional gender roles and power dynamics, for fans of Malorie Blackman, Louise O’Neill and THE POWER.

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy

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Paperback Editions

January 2021 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Boy I Am
Author(s): K L Kettle
ISBN: 1-78895-122-0 / 978-1-78895-122-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Stripes Publishing
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon AU   


Kindle Editions

January 2021 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Boy I Am
Author(s): K L Kettle
Publisher: Stripes Publishing
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU