A brand new edition of the inspiring story of a young asylum seeker's struggle to build a new life with his family in Britain. At last Omar's family have a safe place to live. But life on the estate isn't easy. Sam's always there - in Omar's tower block, in his class, and in his face. Sam wants to push Omar around, but Omar's pushing back. They're worlds apart - and too close for comfort. A funny, realistic, and inspiring read from a hugely popular author. Particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant and dyslexic readers
Catherine MacPhail is an award-winning, highly-acclaimed writer of gritty, urban stories which tackle contemporary issues. Many of her books are based on real-life experiences. She has written a number of titles for Barrington Stoke, including Hide and Seek. She has three children, and lives in Greenock.