Aspiring / Damien Wilkins.

By: Wilkins, Damien, 1963- [author.]Material type: TextTextPublisher: Auckland, New Zealand : ANNUALink, an imprint of Massey University Press, [2020]Copyright date: ©2020Description: 194 pages ; 21 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780995122949; 0995122946Subject(s): Teenage boys -- New Zealand -- Teen fiction | New Zealand -- Teen fictionGenre/Form: Young adult fiction, New Zealand. DDC classification: NZ823.2 Summary: "Fifteen-year-old Ricky lives in Aspiring, a town that's growing at an alarming rate. Ricky's growing, too -- 6'7", and taller every day. But he's stuck in a loop: student, uncommitted basketballer, and puzzled son, burdened by his family's sadness. And who's the weird guy in town with a chauffeur and half a Cadillac? What about the bits of story that invade his head? Uncertain what's real -- and who he is -- Ricky can't stop sifting for clues. He has no idea how things will end up . . .With sunlight, verve and humour, award-winning writer Damien Wilkins brings us a beguiling boy who's trying to make sense of it all"--Back cover.
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Novel for young adults.

"Fifteen-year-old Ricky lives in Aspiring, a town that's growing at an alarming rate. Ricky's growing, too -- 6'7", and taller every day. But he's stuck in a loop: student, uncommitted basketballer, and puzzled son, burdened by his family's sadness. And who's the weird guy in town with a chauffeur and half a Cadillac? What about the bits of story that invade his head? Uncertain what's real -- and who he is -- Ricky can't stop sifting for clues. He has no idea how things will end up . . .With sunlight, verve and humour, award-winning writer Damien Wilkins brings us a beguiling boy who's trying to make sense of it all"--Back cover.

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