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I Am Not a Number

Written by Lisa Heathfield

Key Stage 3

More About This Book

The powerful and heart-wrenching new novel from Lisa Heathfield, award-winning author of Seed and Paper Butterflies. Perfect for fans of Sarah Crossan, Louise O'Neill and Lisa Williamson. 

I Am Not a Number Synopsis

The Traditionals have been voted to lead the country, winning people over with talks of healing a broken society, of stronger families and safer streets. They promised a happier future for everyone. They didn't promise this.

When Ruby is swept up with protesters from the opposition, her life is changed forever. Locked in a prison camp far from home and with her belongings taken from her, she's now known by the number 276. With horror escalating in the camp, Ruby knows that she has to get her family out - and let the world know what's happening.

Set in the present day, I Am Not A Number is a powerful and timely book for both young adults and adults alike.

Book Information

ISBN: 9781405293860
Publication date: 27th June 2019
Author: Lisa Heathfield
Publisher: Electric Monkey an imprint of Egmont UK Ltd
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 352 pages
Year Groups: Key Stage 3

About Lisa Heathfield

Lisa lives in Brighton with her husband and three sons. Before becoming a mum, she was a secondary school English teacher and loved inspiring teenagers to read. After teaching, she ran a café in Brighton for seven years.  In the middle of the general chaos of her lovely children, baking for the café and stumbling through running her own business, she wrote her first novel.

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