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Pride and Penalties Paperback – 24 May 2007

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... very engaging story with a pleasing balance of humour, pathos and serious issues. - Carousel


A thundering good read - The Cornishman

A poignant novel... A moving, honest & most of all positive story about friendship, family & trust. Will make you laugh and cry. - Shop! Scotland

A touching debut - First News

About the Author

Chris Higgins was born and brought up in South Wales. She now lives in Cornwall with her husband, 4 children, a sheepdog, a rabbit and a goldfish that will be 21 this year! For many years she worked as a Secondary school teacher in English and Drama. Chris loves theatre and between writing helps at the Minack, the open-air theatre on the cliffs near Lands End. Chris also loves to travel and is a great believer in taking control of your own life and making the most of your opportunities. Chris,s novels are about issues which every teenager can identify with. They show that just when things are going your way, life can deal you some nasty surprises. But coping with them can make you stronger.

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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Hodder Childrens; 1st edition (24 May 2007)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 288 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0340917296
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0340917299
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 12.8 x 2 x 19.7 cm
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