Love Lessons

Written by Jacqueline Wilson

Illustrated by Nick Sharratt

Love Lessons Synopsis

Fourteen-year-old Prue and her sister Grace have been educated at home by their controlling, super-strict father all their lives. Forced to wear Mum's odd hand-made garments and forbidden from reading teenage magazines, they know they're very different to 'normal' girls - but when Dad has a stroke and ends up in hospital, unable to move or speak, Prue suddenly discovers what it's like to have a little freedom. Sent to a real school for the first time, Prue struggles to fit in. The only person she can talk to is her kindly, young - and handsome - art teacher, Rax. They quickly bond, and Prue feels more and more drawn to him. As her feelings grow stronger, she begins to realise that he might feel the same way about her. But nothing could ever happen between them - could it?

Love Lessons Press Reviews

Jacqueline Wilson at her very best * Publishing News * Sensitive and insightful story . . . Demonstrates perfectly why this author is adored by her legions of fans * The Bookseller * Deserves three cheers . . . The most richly enjoyable Wilson novel for years * The Times * The queen of difficult subjects, Jacqueline handles this one with wit and sensitivity. Her best ever * Mizz *

Book Information

ISBN: 9780552553520
Publication date: 1st June 2006
Author: Jacqueline Wilson
Illustrator: Nick Sharratt
Publisher: Corgi Childrens an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 272 pages

About Jacqueline Wilson

JACQUELINE WILSON is an extremely well-known and hugely popular author who served as Children's Laureate from 2005-7. She has been awarded a number of prestigious awards, including the British Children's Book of the Year and the Guardian Children's Fiction Award (for The Illustrated Mum), the Smarties Prize and the Children's Book Award (for Double Act, for which she was also highly commended for the Carnegie Medal). In 2002 Jacqueline was given an OBE for services to literacy in schools and in 2008 she was appointed a Dame. She was the author most borrowed from British libraries in the last decade. 'A brilliant ...

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