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Title:Up On Cloud Nine
Format Type:Ebook
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Publisher:Doubleday UK
ISBN:038560372X
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Number of Pages:176
Category:Young adult, Fiction, Middle grade, Childrens

Up On Cloud Nine by Anne Fine

PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Up On Cloud Nine Anne Fine s i Up On Cloud Nine i is possibly one of the best books you will ever read Character led beautifully crafted uplifting and life affirming Fine s masterpiece tells the story of a deep friendship between two boys Stolly and Ian The pair are introduced to the reader at the point where the accident prone Stolly is lying unconscious in a hospital bed having survived a rather spectacular plummet to the ground from a very high window p As the pair are caught in the sterile time warp of the hospital waiting for the arrival of their respective parents Ian contemplates Stolly s life a Walter Mitty character who insists he is not a liar but a fantasist who unflinchingly speaks as he finds and is blessed with a mind and imagination so receptive to experience that occasionally his words and actions are shocking to those around him p p As the waiting continues Ian circled by a social worker who is concerned at the alarming regularity of Stolly s hospital visits pieces together the good the funny the bad and the downright ugly compiling a comprehensive biography that ultimately leads him to believe that his remarkable friend s accident may not have been an accident at all p p Anne Fine is certainly on form in this extraordinary unforgettable novel the lady rarely disappoints with sure fire winners such as i Goggle Eyes i i Flour Babies i and i Madame Doubtfire i enticing new generations of readers into her world But with i Up On Cloud Nine i she really hits the spot with a sublime involving novel that is a deceptively quick and simple read yet contains all the hallmarks of a classic work of fiction It may sound overdramatic but everyone and that includes adults should read this to remind themselves that a really good book can lift the spirits and leave you with seriously rosy glow Age and over i Susan Harrison i p