The Gun

(1 reviews with an average rating of 4 out of 5)

Publisher: Barrington Stoke Ltd


Deep down, Jonas knew that he should never have taken the gun home: should never have hidden it, should never have shown it to Kamal and should definitely not have let him take it away.

When the inevitable happens and people start to get hurt, Jonas tries to put things right but finds himself caught up in a spiral of events he cannot control.

A vivid and frightening portrayal of a young life dominated by gang culture, written in accessible language with an authentic voice.

Share this page with your friends

More books like this

The Last Taboo

Author: Bali Rai

A story of powerful emotions and strong language, which provides no easy answers to the fact that racism exists in communities of all kinds.

Read more about The Last Taboo

What's Your Problem

Author: Bali Rai

Jaspal, born and brought up in Leicester, is 14 when his father moves the family to rural Nottinghamshire for a 'better life'. However, they (and their shop) soon become targets for racial abuse, hate mail and threats.

Read more about What's Your Problem