The Turn of the Worm by Colin J Nicholls
Approx. 77,720 words.
Published on June 9, 2011 by
Set in the 1930’s, this is the gripping story of two great friends. Charles Oliver Ward is a sensitive, lonely teenager who is constantly bullied and taunted as a coward at his local secondary school by three teenage classmates. He has lost all but one of his friends because they have become afraid to be associated with him.