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Boy soldier / Andy McNab and Robert Rigby.

By: McNab, Andy, 1959-.
Contributor(s): Rigby, Robert.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Boy soldier series: 1.; McNab, Andy, Boy soldier: 01.; Boy soldier: 1.; A Boy Soldier novel: 1.Publisher: London [England] : Corgi Books, 2006Description: 292 pages ; 20 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780552552219.Subject(s): Aeroplane crash survival -- Teen fiction | Shipwreck survival -- Teen fiction | Survival -- Teen fiction | Survival at sea -- Teen fiction | Wilderness survival -- Teen fiction | Grandparent and child -- Teen fiction | Veterans -- Teen fiction | Fugitives from justice -- Teen fiction | Drug traffic -- Colombia -- Teen fiction | Koroua -- Teen fiction | Watts, Fergus (Fictitious character) -- Teen fiction | Watts, Danny (Fictitious character) -- Teen fictionGenre/Form: Action and adventure fiction. | Suspense fiction | Young adult fiction. | Teen fiction.Summary: Watts's grandfather, Fergus, was a traitor. One of the worst sort. An SAS explosives expert who betrayed his country and his regiment for money. Drug money. He was arrested and left to rot and die in a Columbian jail. At least, that's what seventeen year-old Danny is told when his hopes of becoming a soldier are destroyed for ever. But he knows something the army doesn't seem to know. Fergus Watts is alive and in the UK, living in secret under an assumed name - but where?
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Danny Watts's grandfather, Fergus, was a traitor. One of the worst sort. An SAS explosives expert who betrayed his country and his Regiment for money. Drug money. He was arrested and left to rot and die in a Columbian jail. At least, that's what seventeen-year-old Danny is told when his hopes of becoming a soldier are destroyed for ever. But he knows something the army doesn't seem to know. Fergus Watts is alive and in the UK, living in secret under an assumed name - but where? Fergus is Danny's only living relative. Burning with fury and desire for revenge, Danny sets out to track down his grandfather and expose him. In doing so he sets in train an explosive sequence of events which throw Danny and Fergus together on the run from the people who want Fergus, and now Danny, dead.

Watts's grandfather, Fergus, was a traitor. One of the worst sort. An SAS explosives expert who betrayed his country and his regiment for money. Drug money. He was arrested and left to rot and die in a Columbian jail. At least, that's what seventeen year-old Danny is told when his hopes of becoming a soldier are destroyed for ever. But he knows something the army doesn't seem to know. Fergus Watts is alive and in the UK, living in secret under an assumed name - but where?

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