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Boys Beware By Jean Ure

Boys Beware
by Jean Ure

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Another brilliant story containing comedy, calamity and cool characters by acclaimed writer Jean Ure.

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Boys Beware by Jean Ure

Another brilliant story containing comedy, calamity and cool characters by acclaimed writer Jean Ure.

Even though Tash and Emily go to a nunnery (well, an all girls' school, which amounts to the same thing!), they are into boys in a BIG WAY. They're also stepsisters and the hugest of best friends. So when their mum and dad have to go Peru for work for a couple of months, leaving the girls in their own flat in Aunty Jay's house, they are seriously excited.

Of course they've got to take their weird elder sister, Ali, hundreds of her Star Trek videos and Fat Man the cat, but apart from that they are INDEPENDENT GIRLS. And when they find out that there's a dishy boy living in the flat downstairs, they just can't believe their luck...

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Boys Beware Reviews


Passion Flower
`A funny and realistic read - we loved it.' Mizz

Pumpkin Pie
`Pumpkin Pie has the heroine I've been waiting for.' Times

Shrinking Violet
Grown-ups love Bridget Jones' diary, but youngsters will adore Violet Alexander's.
Liverpool Echo

...the story is timeless, the descriptions of the girls and their relationship spot on and it does a great job of selling the empowering nature of language and story.
Books for Keeps

Excellent for any nine-up and will almost certainly lead to an addiction to Ure.
Observer

Becky Bananas
`The writing transcends any trace of heaviness.'
Guardian

Fruit and Nutcase
`Jean Ure never puts a foot wrong.'
Daily Telegraph

The Secret Life of Sally Tomato
`Rhymes, sauciness, letters, irony, comedy, comic characters... a proper little turn-on for boys. A must-buy book.'
Books for Keeps

Is Anybody There?
"Ure skilfully turns a well-used formula into a thoughtful, thought-provoking novel."
Books for Keeps

About Jean Ure


Jean Ure was born in Surrey and wrote her first novel when she was six years old. She spent her teenage years writing and had her first book published when she was sixteen.

Jean lives in a three-hundred-year-old house in the centre of Croydon with her husband and their family of rescued dogs and cats.

Additional information

GOR000400193
Boys Beware by Jean Ure
Jean Ure
Used - Very Good
Paperback
HarperCollins Publishers
2005-10-03
192
0007161387
9780007161386
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.