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Theresa Breslin

Death or Glory Boys

Death or Glory Boys book jacketA terrorist bomb shatters their bright, safe world of school and friends and Saturday shopping trips, and suddenly Sarah and Phil find themselves divided.

Is Phil a pacifist at any price? When Sarah decides to join the Army Cadet orientation course, Phil is stunned: 'You're joking. Join the Death or Glory Boys?'

And always near, moving in a terrible dance of death, is Cal, waiting to bomb again...


A terrifying thriller that challenges our response to terrorism, and to soldiers fighting to keep the peace with weapons of war.