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The Penalty by Mal Peet (TEEN)

The Penalty by Mal Peet (TEEN)


Football, corruption and dark secrets collide in the thrilling sequel to the award-winning Keeper by Carnegie Medal-winning author Mal Peet.

In the second of the Paul Faustino novels by Carnegie Medal-winning author Mal Peet, teenage football prodigy El Brujito, "the Little Magician", has vanished without a trace and Paul finds himself reluctantly drawn into the mystery.


As the city of San Juan pulses to summer's sluggish beat, Paul gets more than he bargained for as a story of corruption and murder unfolds, forcing him to confront a bitter history of slavery and the power of the occult.


Format: Paperback
Number of pages: 272 
Weight: 193 g 
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 16 mm

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