Secrets at St Judes': New Girl by Carmen Reid
  

Secrets at St Judes': New Girl

Written by Carmen Reid
Part of the Secrets at St Jude's Series

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A raucous, hilarious and heart-warming tale of modern boarding school life from one of the UK’s bestselling authors of women’s fiction. Packed full of friendship, fun, entertainment, love and hope, it will have huge appeal to the early teenager. Californian IT girl, Gina has become too much to handle so her mother sends her to a boarding school in Scotland with interesting consequences. An addictive read.

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Secrets at St Judes': New Girl by Carmen Reid

Gina's mother is fed up with her staying out late, spending too much money on clothes and too much time IM-ing her friends. But her solution to sort out her wayward LA IT girl is pretty drastic - she's sending Gina to Scotland to go to the same boarding school she attended.


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A raucous, hilarious and heart-warming tale of modern boarding school life from one of the UK's bestselling authors of women's fiction. Packed full of friendship, fun, entertainment, love and hope, it will have huge appeal to the early teenager . . . An addictive read * lovereading.co.uk * I think this is a really up to date version of the old Chalet school books of the 60's and 70's. Well done, a great story for all the teenagers out there * bfkbooks.com * Culture-clash comedy * Wolverhampton Chronicle *

About the Author

Carmen Reid

Carmen Reid was born and brought up in a chilly and windy corner of Scotland in the depths of the countryside. This may explain her lifelong phobia of cows and abiding interest in cities, department stores, books, the cinema and newspapers.

Fortunately her hobbies are cooking, cleaning, arguing about whose turn it is to walk the dog, clean the fish tank, take out the rubbish, do the laundry... and so on.

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Format

Paperback
336 pages

Author

Carmen Reid
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Author's Website

www.carmenreid.com/

Publisher

Random House Children's Books

Publication date

3rd July 2008

ISBN

9780552557061

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