Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group
My Dad's a Punk

My Dad's a Punk

12 Stories About Boys and Their Fathers

Tony Bradman



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This superb collection of original stories by twelve contemporary male writersexplores the relationship between fathers and sons with thoughtfulness, comedy, and wisdom. There are stories about a boy who wants a different father and others with fathers who are demanding, loving, and absent. There is even a digital father from the future. This unique collection will give boys food for thought on a subject that is close to home.

NYPL Books for the Teen Age, Books for the Teen Age, New York Public Library


Praise for My Dad's a Punk

“Thought-provoking, humorous, and wise.” —Books for Growing Minds

“Presents wisdom for all.” —Publishers Weekly

“Overall the collection is a good choice for libraries and father-son book clubs. ” —VOYA

“The stories are funny, truthful, poignant, and bittersweet...This book gives teens a realistic picture of the variety of father/son relationships.” —School Library Journal

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About the author

Tony Bradman

Tony Bradman was a pop music journalist before becoming a children's book writer and reviewer in 1980. He has written fiction, poetry, and edited a number of highly successful anthologies. He also compiled The Kingfisher Treasury of Pirate Stories.

Tony Bradman

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