visión de conjunto:Críticas Jarman provides a searing insight into the mindlessness of bullying and the fickleness of so-called friendship. (Books for Keeps)A powerful and perceptive story. (Mail on Sunday)Bound to touch the heart of every child who has ever been party in whatever way to a bullying situation . . . one of the best novels on the subject I've come across (Northern Echo)Hangman is for anyone who's ever been a playground thug or just stood by while someone else was being picked on. Bullying's no joke! Read this incredible book and take note. (The Times)Julia Jarman has an amazing ability to convey complex layers and issues through short and sharp stories which have maximum impact...irresistable plot (School Librarian) Reseña del editor Toby's heart sinks when he hears that Danny Lamb is coming to Lindley High School. Danny will expect Toby to be his friend and Toby doesn't want that again. It was bad enough in the infants. Danny is different - that's the trouble - though it's hard to say exactly why. Being Danny's friend would destroy his street cred and put his friends off him. He doesn't want to harm Danny. He wouldn't bully him. Of course not. But on a school trip to Normandy close to the D-Day beaches where men fought to defeat Fascism a harmless game goes dreadfully wrong. ` Contraportada It was just a game - a deadly game ...Danny is different and Toby is embarrassed to be his friend. On a school trip to France Danny is bullied relentlessly. Could a vicious prank go horribly wrong? Toby has to choose sides the bullies or Danny. His choice could save a life. 'A powerful and perceptive story.' Mail on Sunday'Hangman is for anyone who's ever been a playground thug or just stood by while someone else was being picked on.' The Times Biografía del autor Julia Jarman has written over 80 books for children. She lives near Bedford with her husband and has three grown-up children. She has been a schoolteacher and journalist but she now devotes a lot of time to school and library visits to talk to children about writing.