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Barr is superb at evoking the heightened emotions of adolescence: the exhilarating thrill of first love, the intensity of fear and rage at adults' deception and the need to discover one's own identity.
With disturbing undertones, vivid characters and authentic dialogue, this is a worthy successor to her wonderful debut, The One Memory of Flora Banks

(Daily Mail)

Evoking Ella's intoxicating new surroundings while skewering the facile assumptions of "poverty tourism", Barr's second YA novel is a fast-paced, dramatic search for answers to the secrets of the self (Guardian)

Colourful setting and pacy plot. If you like dark fiction you'll devour it (Heat)

Emily Barr already proved she could hit all the right teen-fiction notes in last year's The One Memory of Flora Banks. This taps the same vein. Ella's parents are doting to the point of smothering but they don't know about the dark and twisty part of her that threatens to destroy everything (i) --This text refers to an alternate kindle_edition edition.

About the Author

Emily Barr (www.emilybarr.com) began her career as a journalist at the Guardian before realizing that she was more drawn toward books. After taking a year to go backpacking for a column assignment, she returned home with the idea for her first book, New York Times bestseller Backpack, and never looked back. She has since written 11 other books for adults. The One Memory of Flora Banks, her young adult debut and international bestseller, published to critical acclaim in 2017. Emily lives in Cornwall with her partner and their children. Follow her on Twitter @emily_barr. --This text refers to the paperback edition.

Product details

  • ASIN : B073KXY38D
  • Publisher : Penguin; 1st edition (12 October 2017)
  • Language : English
  • File size : 1240 KB
  • Text-to-Speech : Enabled
  • Screen Reader : Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting : Enabled
  • X-Ray : Not Enabled
  • Word Wise : Enabled
  • Print length : 349 pages
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.1 out of 5 stars 48 ratings

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Zaide Nicholas
1.0 out of 5 stars Not the thriller you expect
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 11 June 2018
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1.0 out of 5 stars Not for me!
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4.0 out of 5 stars Not only for young adults!
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 12 June 2018
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5.0 out of 5 stars I loved this book.
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 18 January 2018
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S. Goddard
4.0 out of 5 stars Another good story by Emily Barr
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 17 November 2017
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