Hornby, Nick: About a boy

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Review: About a boy Characters: Marcus is twelve years old. He doesn´t like going to school because he has no friends there. Marcus parents split up and so he left cambridge where they had all been living and moved to london with his mother. marcus mother fiona it has to be said has raised him a little strangely. she is not at all concerned with fashion and having the right things and so he grew up listening to music like Joni Mitchell and Mozart and he always had uncool clothing, he never even had a pair of trainers yet alone the cool ones Through the situation with his parents Marcus has had to face reality a lot sooner than most and so he has grown up very fast. Marcus has a vulnerability about him that makes him attractive, the whole boy lost thing is quite sad and through his home life and his bullying at school you feel sorry for him and start to care. Will is a thirtysix year-old man, who invents a son so that he can go to meetings from SPAT(Single Parents-Alone Together). His father wrote a christmas song and he has been able to live off the royalties comfortably all his life. thus he has never actually done a day of work in his life and so he doesnt have a clue as to what real life is all about. he lives alone in his flat in london and he skips from women to women. Will in one way is very superficial and only thinks of himself, however underneath there is some true kindness waiting to come out and it does when his feelings for Marcus develop. Fiona, Marcus´ mother, ...

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