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  • Published: 1 October 2007
  • ISBN: 9780141322605
  • Imprint: Puffin
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 160
  • RRP: $16.99

The Wave




Based on a nightmarish true episode in a Californian high school, this powerful novel about the danger of fanaticism is part of the Originals - Penguin's very best modern classics for young adults.

Laurie isn't sure what to make of 'The Wave'. It had begun as a simple history experiment to liven up their World War II studies and had become a craze that was taking over their lives. Laurie's classmates were changing from normal teenagers into chanting, saluting fanatics. 'The Wave' was sweeping through the school - and it was out of control. Laurie's friends scoff at her warnings but she knows she must make them see what they have become before it's too late.
Based on a nightmarish true episode in a Californian high school.

  • Published: 1 October 2007
  • ISBN: 9780141322605
  • Imprint: Puffin
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 160
  • RRP: $16.99

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