DOI: 10.5040/9781784604158.00000002
Scenes: 15. Roles: Male (2) , Female (2) , Neutral (0)

A gripping and darkly comic tale of young lives on the edge.

The lads have just left their mother's funeral. At the beach, they see something floating in the sea. It can't be what it looks like. Can it?

On the rain-lashed coast of Scotland, teenage brothers Callum and Gussie are desperate to discover what lies under the waves. When they spot the runaway Harriet, their search is thrown into chaos and brother is pitted against brother.

Cotton Wool was the winner of the Meyer-Whitworth Award 2009.

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Nick Hern Books

Ali Taylor

ISBN: 9781854595362

Series: NHB Modern Plays

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