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Everything you need to know about Heroes to succeed in your GCSE Literature exam or essay task.

York Notes for GCSE: Heroes give you everything you need to know about Robert Cormier’s poignant tale of heroism and cowardice, innocence and guilt, from full chapter summaries, study notes on key characters including Francis, Nicole and Larry, and help with Language, Structure, and Key Contexts. In an extended exam section, you’ll find tips on improving your grade, sample answers at C and A grades, and advice on understanding the question, planning your answer and using quotations.

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Updated for the new GCSE and now in a full colour, student-friendly A4 size, York Notes are easier to use and easier to read, and give you even more help than ever in your quest for top marks.

York Notes for GCSE are comprehensive, easy to use and will help you achieve the best possible grades. If you're studying Heroes for your English literature GCSE, the York Notes Heroes revision guide will help you reach your full potential. Written by GCSE examiners and teachers to give you an expert understanding of the text and the exam, they include:

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Everything you need to help you learn, revise effectively and write the very best answers in your Heroes English literature GCSE.

York Notes Heroes  GCSE Book Cover
Pub DateMay 2011
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Your Heroes DIGITAL TOOLKIT for exam success. Available online and - COMING SOON - also offline either on your desktop or mobile using the latest HTML5 web-technology.

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