The Friends Forever Collection by Jean Ure
  

Synopsis

The Friends Forever Collection by Jean Ure

Three of Jean Ure's stories in one bumper volume of classic girly fiction with 'Sugar and Spice', 'Secret Meeting' and 'Is Anybody There'? 'Sugar and Spice': Geeky Ruth Spicer is shocked when super-cool Shayanne Sugar wants to be her friend. 'Secret Meeting': Annie's arranged the coolest birthday present for her best friend, Megan. 'Is Anybody There?': The friendship of three girls is tested when one of them accepts a lift with a stranger. These three classic girl's stories combine vivid characters with real life problems and a touch of humour, making this essential reading for 10 -- 12 year old girls.

Reviews

'Jean Ure does that girl thing like no one else.'

? 'A thoughtful, thought-provoking novel.

About the Author

Jean Ure

Jean Ure was born in Surrey, and when growing up, knew that she was going to be a writer but she also wanted to be a ballet dancer.

She wrote her first novel when she was six years old which was about a little girl called Carol. Jean spent her teenage years writing and had her first book published when she was just sixteen – an event that prompted her to leave school the following year to continue writing. However she spent the next several years ‘scrubbing floors, waiting at tables, selling groceries’. Jean also worked as a nurse and at the BBC before enrolling at the Webber-Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art in London, where she met her husband. She worked for several years in Paris as a translator for DATO and UNESCO and wrote romantic novels.

Jean is a vegan and animal lover. She lives with her husband, seven dogs and two cats in a 300 year old house in Croydon.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
608 pages
Interest Age: From 9 To 11

Author

Jean Ure
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Author's Website

www.jeanure.com

Publisher

HarperCollins Children's Books an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
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Publication date

4th June 2007

ISBN

9780007248209


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