Arthur's World (Oberon Modern Plays) by Helena Thompson

By Helena Thompson

Arthur is an OAP, hiding out from the realm in his grotty top-floor council flat. He’d stream – if it weren’t for his
missing son. at the present time is Michael’s 20th birthday – will he ultimately come domestic? however the individual Arthur eventually permits seems to be another person solely. This teen is looking for safe haven from The Fights – the raging riots sparked years in the past via a infamous computing device game.

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