Ostrich Boys
Ostrich Boys
Ostrich Boys
Keith Gray
Ross is dead, and Blake, Sim, and Kenny are furious. To make it right, they steal Ross’s ashes and set out from their home on the English coast for the tiny village of Ross in southern Scotland, a place their friend had always wanted to go. What follows is an unforgettable journey with illegal train rides, bungee jumping, girls, and high-speed police chases—all with Ross’s ashes along for the ride. As events spin wildly out of control, the three friends must take their heads out of the sand long enough to answer the question: What really happened to Ross?Keith Gray is an award-winning author from the United Kingdom, making his U.S. debut with this action-packed and darkly humorous novel about friendship and loss.

Book Details


  • Fiction

Age Level: 

  • 12 and up
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Ostrich Boys by Keith GrayFifteen year olds, Blake, Kenny, Sim, and Ross are all best friends and nothing could change that. Until one day Ross is dead. Said to be an accident, Blake, Kenny, and Sim are set on getting revenge on anyone who gave Ross trouble when he was alive. They want to give Ross the proper funeral that he never got. Their sadness and anger take them on a journey of a lifetime. Along the way, however, they will start to question everything they have known, including their friendship.

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