Awkward, alienated, angry teenager Plum looks in the mirror, and hates what she sees. No one appreciates her - least of all herself. But when a beautiful, sophisticated neighbour invites Plum over, things change. Plum learns how to be different.
But the new Plum confuses people. Her friends treat her differently. Her brothers and parents don't know what to make of her. And for Plum and her new mentor, the transformation has unforeseen consequences that neither will ever forget . . .
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'The finest writer of her generation ... a novelist of genius' Age 'A writer of remarkable originality whose first loyalty is to the story ... a major writer' Weekend Australian 'Sonya Hartnett is creating new literary territory' Australian Book ReviewAbout the Author:
Sonya Hartnett's previous novels have won the Commonwealth Writers Prize, the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize and The Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award. She lives in Melbourne.
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Book Description Hamish Hamilton, London. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 014104084X. Bookseller Inventory # SKU1011641
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