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My Name Is Why


THE NUMBER ONE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER SHORTLISTED FOR THE GORDON BURN PRIZE A BOOK OF THE YEAR IN THE TIMES, GUARDIAN, DAILY TELEGRAPH, SUNDAY TIMES, OBSERVER, NEW STATESMAN, METRO, DAILY MAIL, SUNDAY EXPRESS and HERALD How does a government steal a child and then imprison him? How does it keep it a secret? This story is how. At the age of seventeen, after a childhood in a foster family followed by six years in care homes, Norman Greenwood was given his birth certificate. He learned that his real name was not Norman. It ...

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    • Title: My Name is Why by Lemn Sissay
    • Publisher: Canongate Books
    • Print ISBN: 9781786892362, 1786892367
    • eText ISBN: 9781786892355
    • Edition: 2020 Main
    • Format: EPUB eBook

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