Call Me Alastair

by Cory Leonardo (author)

Suitable for 9 - 10 years

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Paperback
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A funny, heart-shattering novel about a fierce parrot, a big-hearted boy and a spirited elderly widow, all learning to live fully-fledged lives.

Born in the back of a pet store, Alastair the African grey parrot dreams of escape, to fly off with his beloved sister, Aggie. But when Aggie is purchased by 12-year-old Fritz, and Alastair is adopted by Mrs Albertina Plopky, Alastair’s hopeful vision for the future crash-lands. In-between anxiously plucking his feathers, chewing a few books, and finding his own poetic voice, Alastair plots his way to Aggie and their flight to freedom. This debut novel is a heart-felt, bird’s-eye view of love and what it means to break free from the cages we build for ourselves – and the courage it may take to finally let go.

Product Details

Catalogue number

75 in SCB Offer June 2021

Format

Paperback

ISBN

9781407186719

Publisher

Scholastic

Date published

February 7th, 2019

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  • 320 pages

Condition

New

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