Fighting Ruben Wolfe

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Scholastic Australia, 2007 - Boxing - 156 pages
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The Wolfe family has fallen on hard times. Dad has been out of work for months, Mum works a night shift, Sarah gets drunk and Steve wants to leave his lunatic family. Cameron and Rube turn to illegal boxing for the money they need and the self-respect they want. Nothing will ever be the same.

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User Review  - bookworm12 - LibraryThing

The Wolfe family is struggling. Cameron’s father is unemployed, his mother is working overtime to keep the family afloat, his sister is recovering from a broken heart by partying all night and his ... Read full review

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User Review  - MarcusH - LibraryThing

Portions of this review were originally posted at LuxuryReading.com: In Fighting Ruben Wolfe, Zusak continues (from his first novel Underdog) Cameron’s journey through adolescence as he struggles with ... Read full review

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About the author (2007)

Markus Zusak was born in Sydney, Australia on June 23, 1975. He began writing at the age of 16, and seven years later his first book, The Underdog, was published. He is best known for his young adult novels The Book Thief and I Am the Messenger, both of which are Michael L. Printz Honor books. The Book Thief was adapted into a movie.

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