Anna Perera

The Glass Collector
  • The Glass Collector

  • Fifteen-year-old Aaron lives amongst the rubbish piles in the slums of Cairo.

    His job? To collect broken glass.

    His life? Wasted.

    His hope? To find a future he can believe in . . .

Anna Perera was born in London to an Irish mother and Sri Lankan father. She worked as an English teacher in two secondary schools in London, and later became responsible for a unit for excluded boys. She lives in London, England. This is her second teenage book, and she is the author of the critically acclaimed novel Guantanamo Boy.

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