Sweet Hearts Star Crossed by Jo Cotterill
  

Sweet Hearts Star Crossed

Written by Jo Cotterill
Part of the Sweet Hearts Series

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The first title in a brand-new exciting series. For all fans of Cathy Cassidy and Jacqueline Wilson, Sweet Hearts follows a huge cast of girls and their friendships, families and first loves! It really does deliver in terms of feel-good fiction for girls aged 9 or 10+.

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Sweet Hearts Star Crossed by Jo Cotterill

Fliss cannot believe her luck when she's cast in her drama club's outdoor production of Romeo and Juliet - opposite the gorgeous Tom! This is her dream role, and her dream boy! But the jealous Samantha has her eyes on Tom, and on Fliss' role ...Can quiet, shy Fliss find the star within and stand up for herself?


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This whole confection is perfect for those who love to suspend disbelief in cliche close-clinches with the surety of a safe liaison eventually -- Chris Brown School Library Association A fun, light-hearted read about friends and school days. Encore! tBK It's a quick, enjoyable read set against the backdrop of a Romeo and Juliet theatre production, and is one of those books that sunny summer days were invented for... When I need a feel-good read, I know what I'll be turning to Wondrous Reads Star Crossed is a light-hearted and gentle start to the Sweet Hearts series. The Romeo and Juliet scenes are a lovely touch, and I'm pretty sure that readers who haven't seen or read the classic play will be intrigued once they've seen it brought to life by Tom and Fliss I Was a Teenage Book Geek An entertaining story about first love, growing into your own skin and friendship. Fun and swiftly paced, I think this will appeal to fans of Meg Cabot's Princess Diaries series. This is a book I would have been besotted with at the age of eleven The Bookette

About the Author

Jo Cotterill

Before turning to writing full time, Jo was an English and drama teacher and previously, she toured the country as an actor and musician. Jo’s Sweet Hearts series has been very wellreceived and incredibly popular with pre-teen girls.

Her other Solo titles for Barrington Stoke are Take Two, Three’s a Crowd and Love Bites. She lives in Kidlington, Oxfordshire.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
272 pages
Interest Age: From 9

Author

Jo Cotterill
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Author's Website

jocotterill.com/about/

Publisher

Red Fox an imprint of Random House Children's Books

Publication date

27th May 2010

ISBN

9781849412056

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