search for books and compare prices
cover image
The Power of One
By Humphrey Bower (narrator) and Bryce Courtenay
Price
Store
Arrives
Preparing
Shipping
The price is the lowest for any condition, which may be new or used; other conditions may also be available. Rental copies must be returned at the end of the designated period, and may involve a deposit.
Jump down to see edition details for: Hardcover | Paperback | CD/Spoken Word | Library | Reinforced | Prebinding
Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Bolinda Audio
Publication date July 30, 2005
Binding CD/Spoken Word
Edition Mp3 una
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9781740936804
ISBN-10 1740936809
Dimensions 1.25 by 6.75 by 6.50 in.
Weight 0.45 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $54.95
Other format details audio
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Follows Peekay, a white British boy in South Africa during World War II, between the ages of five and eleven, as he survives an abusive boarding school and goes on to succeed in life and in the boxing ring.

Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780385732543 Book cover for 9780394575209
 
from Delacorte Pr (September 13, 2005); titled "Power Of One"
9780385732543 | details & prices | 5.75 × 8.50 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 7-9 | 1.00 lbs | List price $15.95
About: Follows Peekay, a white British boy in South Africa during World War II, between the ages of five and eleven, as he survives an abusive boarding school and goes on to succeed in life and the boxing ring, with help from a chicken, a boxer, a pianist, black African prisoners, and many others.
from Random House Inc (June 1, 1989)
9780394575209 | details & prices | List price $18.95
About: An outcast in pre-World War II South Africa, young Peekay learns the power of self-reliance through the pain of the loneliness he experiences
Paperback
Book cover for 9780141304892 Book cover for 9780345359926 Book cover for 9780345410054 Book cover for 9780440239130
 
Rep abr edition from Laurel Leaf (July 10, 2007)
9780440239130 | details & prices | 373 pages | 4.00 × 6.75 × 1.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 7-9 | 0.40 lbs | List price $6.99
About: Follows Peekay, a white British boy in South Africa during World War II, between the ages of five and eleven, as he survives an abusive boarding school and goes on to succeed in life and in the boxing ring.
Abridged edition from Penguin Group Australia (April 30, 2000)
9780141304892 | details & prices | 360 pages | 5.25 × 8.25 × 1.00 in. | 0.75 lbs | List price $11.35
About: Born in a South Africa divided by racism and hatred, little six-year-old Peekay learns that small can beat big.
With Sara Gilbert | Mti edition from Ballantine Books (April 1, 1992)
9780345359926 | details & prices | 4.25 × 7.00 × 1.25 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $6.99
This edition also contains The Story of Mtv
About: An outcast in pre-World War II South Africa, young Peekay learns the power of self-reliance through the pain of the loneliness he experiences
Mti edition from Ballantine Books (April 1, 1992)
9780345410054 | details & prices | 518 pages | 5.75 × 8.50 × 1.25 in. | 1.05 lbs | List price $16.00
About: “The Power of One has everything: suspense, the exotic, violence; mysticism, psychology and magic; schoolboy adventures, drama.
CD/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9781740936804
 
The price comparison is for this edition
With Humphrey Bower (other contributor) | Mp3 una edition from Bolinda Audio (July 30, 2005)
9781740936804 | details & prices | 6.75 × 6.50 × 1.25 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $54.95
About: Follows Peekay, a white British boy in South Africa during World War II, between the ages of five and eleven, as he survives an abusive boarding school and goes on to succeed in life and in the boxing ring.
Library
Book cover for 9780385902748
 
from Delacorte Pr (September 13, 2005)
9780385902748 | details & prices | 320 pages | 5.75 × 8.50 × 1.00 in. | Rec. grade levels 7-9 | 1.00 lbs | List price $17.99
About: Follows Peekay, a white British boy in South Africa during World War II, between the ages of five and eleven, as he survives an abusive boarding school and goes on to succeed in life and the boxing ring, with help from a chicken, a boxer, a pianist, black African prisoners, and many others.
Reinforced
Book cover for 9780606296458
 
from Demco Media (December 1, 1996); titled "Power of One"
9780606296458 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.00 × 1.25 in. | 1.05 lbs | List price $24.55
Prebinding
Book cover for 9780833554253 Book cover for 9781439557280
 
Reprint edition from Paw Prints (October 4, 2008)
9781439557280 | details & prices | 373 pages | Rec. grade levels 7-9 | List price $15.99
from Turtleback Books (October 1, 1999)
9780833554253 | details & prices | 5.75 × 8.50 × 1.50 in. | 1.20 lbs | List price $28.20
About: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

Pricing is shown for items sent to or within the U.S., excluding shipping and tax. Please consult the store to determine exact fees. No warranties are made express or implied about the accuracy, timeliness, merit, or value of the information provided. Information subject to change without notice. isbn.nu is not a bookseller, just an information source.