Being Jack

Jill Atkins

Series: Reluctant Teenage Fiction
Interest Age: 13 - 18 Years old
Reading Age: 10 Years old
Published: 20 November 2014
AR Book Level: UY 4.1
Book Band: Dark Red
Lexile Level: 700
Pages: 120pp
Words: 24,337 words

Availability: In stock

Paperback (format)
ISBN: 9781781276655
Ebook (format)
ISBN: 9781781276662


A powerful story of triumph over adversity. Main boy character Jack is a popular football player at school. He is keen to make a start at the activity week in Snowdonia, but when tragedy strikes his world is upended. An accident on the mountain leaves him paralysed in both legs and unable to walk. Confined to a wheelchair, Jack faces the toughest fight of his life.