Part of the Barrington Stoke teen series
Upper Years - Key Stage 3 Learn More
In this compelling story of teenage rivalry and friendship, award-winning author Keith Gray captures the subtle agonies and reality of life growing up in a small town. Sully is the best climber in the village. He can scale the Twisted Sister's tangled branches and clamber up Double Trunker with ease.
But when new kid Nottingham shows up and astonishes everyone with his climbing skills, Sully's status is under threat and there's only one way to prove who's best.
Sully and Nottingham must race to climb the last unnamed tree.
Whoever makes it to the top will become a legend. But something spiteful and ugly has reared its head in Sully ...
Is it worth losing everything just to reach the top?
5AR For reluctant readers (children), YFB General fiction (Children's / Teenage), YFM Romance & relationships stories (Children's / Teenage), YFN Family & home stories (Children's / Teenage), YFU Short stories (Children's / Teenage)