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The Opposite of Chocolate By Julie Bertagna

The Opposite of Chocolate
by Julie Bertagna

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A second novel for Young Picador from the author of EXODUS.
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The Opposite of Chocolate by Julie Bertagna

It's a long, hot summer - and a climactic one. For fourteen-year-old Sapphire it brings the awesome, terrifying realization that she is pregnant - a discovery that catapults her into the eye of a storm as her body, her future, her life, become a battleground for everyone's needs but her own. Meanwhile, out in the humid urban night, a mysterious firebug is running wild, working out his own anger and confusion with dramatic consequences. Somehow, from this cauldron of emotion and fear, Sapphire must find a way to take control of her life - and make the most agonizing and lonely of choices.

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About Julie Bertagna


After an early career as a teacher and freelance feature writer for major Scottish newspapers, Julie Bertagna has quickly established a reputation as an author of powerful and original fiction for young people. EXODUS, her first novel for Macmillan, was shortlisted for the Whitbread Children's Book of the Year Award and won the Lancashire Children's Book of the Year Award and the Angus Award. THE OPPOSITE OF CHOCOLATE was shortlisted for the Book Trust Teenage Prize 2004. Julie lives in Glasgow with her husband and daughter.

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GOR001407459
The Opposite of Chocolate by Julie Bertagna
Julie Bertagna
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Pan Macmillan
2004-07-02
192
033039746X
9780330397469
N/A
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