Best Friends Forever by Kelly McKain


Best Friends Forever by Kelly McKain

Meet Lucy! Smart, sassy and super-stylish, she's a stand-up babe with a passion for fashion.Lucy and her best friends forever (BFF) have been given the task of organizing the school disco, and they're determined to make it more exciting than the usual snooze-fest. Then Lucy gets the idea of turning it into a glam High School Prom, complete with ballroom dancing, red-carpet dresses and voting for a Prom King and Queen. But with all her time taken up by organization and keeping strict Mr. Cain from ruining everything, Lucy's left it too late to find herself a date! These diary-style books, crammed full of secrets, notes, gossipy detail and hilarious illustrations, reveal the juicy details of Lucy Jessica Hartley's life as a teenager. Girls everywhere will identify with Lucy's bra-size embarrassment, star-struck swoonings, teacher troubles and best friend dilemmas.

About the Author

Kelly McKain

Kelly McKain is a vibrant new voice in children’s fiction. A "Stand Up Babe" herself, Kelly has worked as a teacher and an advertising copywriter. She is now a full-time writer, and lives in Greenwich with a fridge full of chocolate.

Kelly says: "I decided to be a writer at the age of five, when my mum broke it to me that I couldn't be a mermaid. Lucy and I have so much in common: we both love boy-gazing, hanging out with the girls and flicking through fash mags in the bath – although I have never fallen down a manhole. Honestly. Never."

Thngs you might want to know about Kelly
Star sign: Capricorn (they are meant to be practical).
Fave colour: Purple.
Fave animal: Monkey.
Ideal pet: A purple monkey.
Fave hobbies: Dancing, horse riding, yoga and playing the guitar very badly (though not all at once!).

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192 pages
Interest Age: 10+


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Publication date

28th November 2008



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