Literature Ireland
Benny and Omar
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Benny and Omar

Eoin Colfer

In Eoin Colfer's first book a young sporting fanatic is forced to leave his beloved Wexford, home of all his heroes, and move with his family to Tunisia. How will he survive in a place like this? Then he teams up with Omar and a madcap friendship between the two boys leads to trouble, crazy escapades, a unique way of communicating and heartbreaking challenges.

The O'Brien Press 1998

Translated into:

Lithuanian, Polish, Hebrew

Rights contact:

The O'Brien Press
12 Terenure Road East
Dublin 6