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A Kestrel for a Knave Paperback – 1969

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  • Paperback
  • Publisher: Penguin; 1st Thus edition (1969)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0140029524
  • ISBN-13: 978-0140029529
  • ASIN: B003U2KXXO
  • Package Dimensions: 17.8 x 11.2 x 1.2 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars 108 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 42,724 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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A Kestrel for a Knave is a novel by British author Barry Hines, published in 1968. It is set in Barnsley, South Yorkshire and tells of Billy Casper, a young working class boy troubled at home and at school, who only finds solace when he finds and trains a kestrel whom he names "Kes"


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