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Why read it?
- This is a quick book to read. It is only 128 pages long.
- It is a book written for teenagers so the English is understandable
- Even though it is aimed at young readers, the deep and important themes of the story can relate to people of all ages.
This is the story of Colin Mudford and his brother, Luke. Luke has cancer and the doctors in Australia don’t seem to be able to cure him. Colin is sent to London to stay with some family and is desperate to do something to help Luke. He wants to find the best the doctor in the world. So he contacts the Queen of England to ask for her advice. This story combines comedy and tragedy and tells a touching story about illness and loss.