Paperback The gift of speed / Steven Carroll.
Publication year: 2011
Publisher: London : Windmill,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780099537281 (pbk.) : 0099537281 (pbk.) :
Originally published: Australia: HarperCollins, 2004.
In 1960 the West Indies arrive in Australia and Michael, who is 16, is enthralled. If, like his heroes, he has the gift of speed, he will move beyond his suburb into the great world. As his summer unfolds, Michael realises that there are other ways to live.
349 p. ; 20 cm.