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Speed of Light

By Joy Cowley

A beautifully written, sophisticated novel about a family in crisis

With a father more interested in money than family, a brother in prison, a sister with a secret, and a mother in denial, it’s no wonder Jeff buries himself in the safe world of mathematics. When a storm hits Wellington, a strange old woman is blown into Jeff ’s life, challenging everything he thinks is true.

  • Joy Cowley is one of New Zealand’s most beloved and award-winning authors of children’s books
  • Contains supernatural twists and unexpected humour

About the author

Joy Cowley is one of New Zealand’s best-loved writers for children and adults, with an international reputation. She has won a multitude of awards and honours for her bestselling books, including the Prime Ministers Award for contribution to literature. She was shortlisted for the Hans Christian Andersen Award in 2018.

ISBN: 9781877579936
Imprint: Gecko Press
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: October 1, 2014
Dimensions: 125 x 198mm, 206pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $16.99
New Zealand RRP: $19.99
Stock Level: In Stock

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