Book at Bedtime: A Kestrel for a Knave by Barry Hines
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A Kestrel for a Knave
By Barry Hines, read by James Anthony Pearson
Teenager Billy Casper has few prospects. Determined not to follow his brother down the pit, he is floundering at school and is not valued at home.
He finds a wild kestrel and learns how to train it. He keeps Kes in the garden shed and flies her after school.
His time with Kes gives him a direction and passion he has never experienced before. But events threaten not only the fate of the hawk but also Billy's growing self respect.
Producer Gaynor Macfarlane.