Starting Over by Cathy Hopkins


Starting Over by Cathy Hopkins

New term, new school - but India Jane isn't looking forward to being the new girl in Year Eleven when most of the friendships have already been established. At least there's best friend Erin's visit from Ireland to look forward to, and also Joe, the boy she met on holiday in Greece. She hopes he will become more than a friend, but then the path of true love never did run smooth ! Starting Over looks at friendship, with its expectations and disappointments, in Cathy Hopkins' wonderfully insightful style.


'The language is witty, the characters are lively and entertaining - an entertaining read.'

About the Author

Cathy Hopkins

Cathy Hopkins lives in North London with her husband and three mad cats. It took her until she was 35 to decide what she wanted to do when she grew up (be a writer), so she has had a variety of other jobs. She trained as a secondary school teacher but instead of teaching, joined a rock and roll band, "Driving Rock and the Rockettes", as one of the Rockettes. She’s also worked as an occupational therapist, a scriptwriter, a newspaper reviewer on Sky News, a script reader for the comedy unit at the BBC and an aromatherapist.

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208 pages
Interest Age: 10+


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Publication date

26th October 2007



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