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A Kestrel for a Knave: GCSE York Notes

Barry Hines

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Everything you need to know about A Kestrel for a Knave to succeed in your GCSE Literature exam or essay task.

York Notes: A Kestrel for a Knave give you everything you need to know about Hines’s powerful tale of a troubled teenager growing up in a small Yorkshire town in the 1960s. Inside, you’ll find summaries of each section and analysis of characters including Billy Casper, Jud and Mr Farthing, and themes such as ‘The experience of school’ and ‘Animals’, plus help with understanding structure, language and style. Practical advice on using quotations and essay writing will help you to achieve your potential in the exam or assessment.

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York Notes A Kestrel for a Knave: GCSE GCSE Book Cover
ISBN9780582314023
Pub DateJuly 1997
Pages80
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