by Anthony Cartwright - £8.99 Profile Books Ltd (Tindal Street Press) (2013)
paperback ISBN 13: 9781781251577 | ISBN 10: 1781251576
Judas Iscariot’s here, look. Here comes Judas Iscariot
Nine-year-old Sean has never seen anything like what happens on the day Margaret Thatcher takes power and his grandad discovers his uncle voted for her. So begins the start of a family secret and the end of Sean’s idyllic childhood in the industrial Midlands – until, one day, deciding that someone’s got to stop the train of destruction, he sets out for revenge.
A heartbreaking and timely story of a moment of national crisis as felt by one family, How I Killed Margaret Thatcher delivers a devastating English twist on the dictator novel.
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