When burglars break into Jack's house, they take all his stuff. Now he's got no skateboard, no TV, no music, nothing. All his brothers do is fight, his mum thinks they all need counselling, his dad's trying to set an example, but hey, who's interested? Jack just wants to get out of that house. So he does. And he meets Diana. And her dog. And her grandma, who wears tiger-skin bikinis. They're all pretty vicious. And suddenly, life is anything but boring.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - MrsBakitch - LibraryThing
I know you shouldn't judge a book by its cover but that's what I had been doing for many years with this book. Now that I have finally 'read' the story I was pleasantly surprised. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - slamarca - LibraryThing
Jack is a bright, thirteen year old boy who returns with his family after a summer break to find that their house has been burgled. Computers, sound systems, the television and Jack’s skateboard are ... Read full review