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A Boy Made of Blocks: The Most Uplifting Novel of 2017 Audio CD – Unabridged, 6 September 2016

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  • ISBN-10 : 9781427284938
  • ISBN-13 : 978-1427284938
  • Product Dimensions : 2.54 x 2.54 x 2.54 cm
  • Publisher : MacMillan Audio; Unabridged Edition (6 September 2016)
  • Language: : English
  • ASIN : 1427284938
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.6 out of 5 stars 49 ratings

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"Funny, expertly plotted and written with enormous heart. Readers who enjoyed The Rosie Project will love A Boy Made of Blocks--I did." --Graeme Simsion, author of The Rosie Project

"This is one of those magical books that makes you forget that you are reading. Keith Stuart switches on a light in your mind and illuminates thoughts and ideas that seem to have always been there but were previously unseen. This is an author who understands fatherhood and boyhood and everything in between. A truly beautiful book." --Matthew Dicks, author of Memoirs of An Imaginary Friend

"A charming and timely tale of learning to connect in the digital age." --Kirkus

"A warm-hearted story about a father struggling to connect with his autistic son. You'll be rooting for Alex as he struggles to relate to his child, eventually finding a way to connect through the unlikeliest of places: the game Minecraft. A Boy Made of Blocks will make you laugh and cry in equal measure; a book you won't soon forget." --Brenda Janowitz, author of The Dinner Party

About the Author

KEITH STUART, author of A Boy Made of Blocks, is games editor at the Guardian. He started out as writer and features editor on the highly influential magazine Edge, before going freelance in 2000 to cover games culture for publications such as The Official PlayStation Magazine, PC Gamer, and T3, as well as investigating digital and interactive art for Frieze. He also writes about music, film and media for the Guardian, and is a regular on the Tech Weekly podcast. He is married with two sons.

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