• The 1,000-Year-Old Boy

  • By: Ross Welford
  • Narrated by: Chris Coxon, Luke Johnson
  • Length: 7 hrs and 24 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook
  • Release date: 01-11-18
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Limited
  • 5 out of 5 stars 4.8 (9 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

The astonishing, beautiful new story from the best-selling and Costa short-listed author of Time Travelling with a Hamster.
There are stories about people who want to live forever.
This is not one of those stories.
This is a story about someone who wants to stop....
Alfie Monk is like any other nearly teenage boy - except he's 1,000 years old and can remember the last Viking invasion of England.
Obviously no-one believes him.
So when everything Alfie knows and loves is destroyed in a fire, and the modern world comes crashing in, Alfie embarks on a mission to find friendship, acceptance and a different way to live...which means finding a way to make sure he will eventually die.
Β©2018 Ross Welford (P)2018 HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
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5 out of 5 stars
By Anonymous User on 04-23-18

so good ....

I loved it so much . interesting and amazing I loved the story.. so good πŸ’•πŸ’•πŸ‘

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5 out of 5 stars
By Northern Light on 01-24-18

Great Book

Loved this book,especially as I live in the North East of England and was familiar with the different places mentioned. I also liked the historical aspects of it and felt it would bring history alive for a child. I thought both narrators were excellent and they made youu feel that you were there with them. I loved the humour, poignancy and emotion and would recommend it to children and adults alike.

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5 out of 5 stars
By biotbabe on 03-18-18

Pretty good

You’re confused about the plot at first but then you’ll start to understand it

I recommend this book because... it’s good

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