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My Side of the Diamond

by Sally Gardner

'new gen' - Great Fiction for Young Adults eBooks of the Month Modern and Classic Literary Fiction

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Jazmin has been shunned ever since her best friend Becky disappeared. But Becky didn't just disappear - she jumped off a tall building and seemingly never reached the ground. It was as if she simply vanished into thin air. Did Jazmin have something to do with her disappearance? Or was it more to do with Icarus, so beguiling and strangely ever youthful, with whom Becky became suddenly besotted . . .

My Side of the Diamond Synopsis

An extraordinary tale about the search for love from the acclaimed Costa and Carnegie winning novelist Sally Gardner. With detailed and intriguing black and white illustrations throughout.

My Side of the Diamond Press Reviews

Presented in a Moleskineesque format, told from multiple viewpoints and scattered with intriguing illustrations, Gardner's novel is a unique and complex reading experience about the search for love, surprising the reader at every turn.    The Bookseller

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ISBN: 9781471406430
Publication date: 27/09/2017
Publisher: Hot Key Books
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781471406430
Publication date: 27th September 2017
Author: Sally Gardner
Publisher: Hot Key Books
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 240 pages
Genres: NewGen - YA Fiction, eBook Favourites, Literary Fiction,
Categories: Adventure stories (Children's / Teenage),

About Sally Gardner

Sally Gardner is an award-winning novelist from London. Her books have been translated into 22 languages and have sold more than one million copies in the UK.Her historical novel for older readers, I, Coriander, won the Smarties Children's Book Prize in 2005.  Two thrillers both set at the time of the French Revolution, The Red Necklace and The Silver Blade, which was shortlisted for the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize in 2009, followed. Actor Dominic West ('The Wire') has bought the film rights to both titles. Sally Gardner's stories for middle readers include Lucy Willow and the popular Magical Children series of ...

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