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Issue Details: First known date: 2000... 2000 The Heroic Lives of Al Capsella
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Contents

* Contents derived from the St Lucia, Indooroopilly - St Lucia area, Brisbane - North West, Brisbane, Queensland,:University of Queensland Press , 2000 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Al Capsella and the Watchdogs, Judith Clarke , 1990 single work novel humour young adult
Whether goofing off with his friends or fleeing the unwanted attentions of a girl from school, fifteen-year-old Al suffers from constant surveillance by a growing horde of watchdog parents.
Al Capsella on Holidays, Judith Clarke , 1992 single work novel young adult humour
Sixteen-year-old Al and his best friend Lou vacation without their parents in the wild, partying beach town of Scutchthorpe with unexpected results.
The Heroic Life of Al Capsella, Judith Clarke , 1988 single work novel young adult humour
Despite his heroic efforts to be cool, Al Capsella faces a crippling pair of obstacles: his mother and father. They're not just uncool, but a complete embarrassment. Along with his schoolmates like Louis, also fourteen, Al has his own plans for surviving the abnormal antics of parents, grandparents and teachers. But Al discovers that being really normal is the weirdest thing of all.

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Works about this Work

Untitled Chantal McHugh , 2000 single work review
— Appears in: Fiction Focus : New Titles for Teenagers , vol. 14 no. 2 2000; (p. 19)

— Review of The Heroic Lives of Al Capsella Judith Clarke , 2000 selected work novel
Untitled Chantal McHugh , 2000 single work review
— Appears in: Fiction Focus : New Titles for Teenagers , vol. 14 no. 2 2000; (p. 19)

— Review of The Heroic Lives of Al Capsella Judith Clarke , 2000 selected work novel
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