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Blood by Tony Birch Download ñ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Ë ❮Reading❯ ➹ Blood ➱ Author Tony Birch – Johns-cycling-diary.co.uk From the moment he saw her wrapped in a blanket at the hospital Jesse knew that he’d be the one to look after his little sister When their mother's appetiO the kind of danger from which he has sworn to protect Rachel As their little world is torn to pieces the children learn that when you are lost and alone the only thing you can trust is what's in your blo. This book is a raw affecting read It is narrated by thirteen year old Jesse Jesse has a strong almost parental bond with younger half sister Rachel and a cynical eye for their mother Gwen The story revolves around the trio their transient lifestyle and the damaged characters Gwen introduces into the children's livesAuthor Tony Burke is brilliant at using a child's voice to portray this dysfunctional adult world The book is at once compassionate suspenseful and tragic Whilst I loved this book the edition I read not pictured was poorly edited with missed words and words out of sync in sentences

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From the moment he saw her wrapped in a blanket at the hospital Jesse knew that he’d be the one to look after his little sister When their mother's appetite for destruction leads the little family into. This story is told by Jessie a mature and intelligent thirteen year old boy who single handedly raised his younger sister Rachel from birth Jessie has not had a stable life and is often left alone for long periods of time with his sister while his delusional mum Gwen is sleeping off the effects of drugs or alcohol from last night party or hooking up with shady men There is hardly any food and they are constantly hungry As a result they resort to stealing and lying to get byIt is when his mum meets Ray Crow that things take on a dangerous turn Ray is charming and generous man by appearance but Jessie can see behind the façade to Ray’s evil intentions Jessie is feeling uneasy so does something irrational that puts his family on a dangerous pathBlood is a terribly sad and moving story which delves into the life of neglect poverty and the strong bond between siblings This is so wonderfully written and very much in tune with peoples emotions especially Jessie; he goes from hope sadness and disappointment to desperation It captures the harshness of the Australian landscape while the family are on the move and the bleak dark life style that Jessie lives It was an emotional book but I did enjoy it The ending turned out to be rather gripping and nail biting

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Blood by Tony BirThe arms of Ray Crow Jesse sees the brooding violence and knows that this time the trouble is real But Jesse is just a kid and even as he tries to save his sister he makes a fatal error that exposes them t. The story of Jesse and Rachel and how they survive the trauma of their mother and her various no good boyfriends is a wonderful read The journey they take from Melbourne to Adelaide and back again is full of excitement especially the trip back when they are attempting to get back un noticed by boyfriends hangers on and the police is tense and full of surprise The story gripped me from the first page and as the story unfurled it got better and better and the ending was not uite what I was expecting which is always a good thing in a novelTony Birch has a lovely turn of phrase and his characters are well drawn all of which leads to an enjoyable easy and satisfying readThis is a great story by an Australian author which I would recommend to everyone