Written by Jean Ure
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Jean Ure brilliantly captures the complex emotions that bind sisters together - and can tear them apart - in this touching and poignant story about the complexities of growing up. Ruby is the oldest of three sisters, and the most responsible. Sometimes those responsibilities seem just too much for her shoulders alone especially when mum, who is bipolar, is not able to cope.
Lemonade Sky by Jean Ure
Ruby, Tizz and Sam are sisters. At 12, Ruby is the oldest but with all the stuff she has to worry about right now, sometimes she feels more like the mum of the family. And speaking of mums, the sisters do have one, and she loves her three girls to the moon and back, but she suffers from something called bipolar disorder which can sometimes make life very difficult!
This is the poignant, heart warming and beautifully written new standalone novel from the best-loved and original Queen of Tween, whose books are described by Jacqueline Wilson as "funny, funky, feisty - and fantastic reads!"
Praise for Passion Flower: 'A funny and realistic read -- we loved it.' - Mizz
Praise for Pumpkin Pie: 'The heroine I've been waiting for.' - The Times
Praise for Shrinking Violet: 'Excellent for any nine-up and will almost certainly lead to an addiction to Ure.' - The Observer
Praise for Becky Bananas: 'The writing transcends any trace of heaviness.' - The
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HarperCollins Children's Books an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
7th June 2012
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