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East of Acre Lane

(2001)
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Set in 1981, the year of the Brixton riots, this novel is a gripping thriller in a society on the edge of explosion. Biscuit lives with his mother, brother and sister, and helps support the family by hustling on the frontline for the south London badman, Nunchaks. He doesn't want to be doing this for the rest of his life, but it's difficult to get out of the trap. As the patience of the community breaks and the riots begin to erupt, Biscuit has to make a choice that could change his life forever.

Genre: Thriller

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February 2001 : UK Paperback
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Title: East of Acre Lane
Author(s): Alex Wheatle
ISBN: 1-84115-427-X / 978-1-84115-427-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Fourth Estate
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February 2001 : UK Paperback
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Title: East of Acre Lane
Author(s): Alex Wheatle
ISBN: 0-00-722562-8 / 978-0-00-722562-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Harper Perennial
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February 2002 : UK Paperback
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Title: East of Acre Lane
Author(s): Alex Wheatle
ISBN: 1-84115-440-7 / 978-1-84115-440-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Fourth Estate
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October 2012 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: East of Acre Lane
Author(s): Alex Wheatle
Publisher: Fourth Estate
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