Round Behind the Ice-house
Written by Anne Fine
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Award-winning Anne Fine takes a serious turn in this gripping family story which captures the shifting relationships of adolescence. Twins Cass and Tom have shared everything and most of it with their friend Lisa, too. But gradually Tom, who recounts the story, realises that everything is changing including especially his feelings for Lisa. As Tom reads and misreads the signs of change, readers will identify with his intense feelings and his confusion.
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Round Behind the Ice-house by Anne Fine
Cass has always been there for Tom, her twin - racing off to laugh with him in the old, abandoned ice house or planning how to foil Jamieson, the farm's creepy pest-killer. But now Cass is a teenager, she is changing - she wants her privacy and feels suffocated by their life on the farm. Bewildered, Tom struggles to regain their former closeness, but only succeeds in alienating both Cass and Jamieson's daughter Lisa, until the night of the storm.
'A very real sense of menace as this unusual and original book races to its climax'
'Passionately honest' - Sunday Times
'A children's writer of rare gifts' - TES
About the Author
Interest Age: From 12
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Corgi Childrens an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK
1st June 2006
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