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A Kestrel for a Knave

Barry Hines / Gareth Bennett-Ryan
Life is tough and cheerless for Billy Casper a troubled teenager growing up in the small Yorkshire mining town of Barnsley. Treated as a failure at school and unhappy at home Billy discovers a new passion in life when he finds Kes a kestrel hawk. Billy identifies with her silent strength and she inspires in him the trust and love that nothing else can discovering through her the passion missing from his life. Barry Hines's acclaimed novel continues to reach new generations of teenagers and adults with its powerful story of survival in a tough joyless world.

  • Published by Isis Publishing Ltd
  • Fiction/Non-FictionFiction
  • Genre General Fiction
  • Target Audience Adult
  • Released 1st October 2016
  • Duration 06 Hrs. 24 Mins.
  • ISBN 9781445061221