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My sister Jodie / Jacqueline Wilson ; illustrated by Nick Sharratt.

By: Wilson, Jacqueline.
Contributor(s): Sharratt, Nick | Sharratt, Nick [illustrator.] | Sharratt, Nick [author.] | Sharratt, Nick (ill.) [author.] | Sharratt, Nick illus.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : Doubleday Children's, 2008Description: 398 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780385610124 (hbk.); 0385610122 (hbk.).Subject(s): Sisters -- Juvenile fiction | Boarding schools -- Great Britain -- Juvenile fiction | Boarding schools -- Juvenile fiction | Young adult fiction -- Juvenile fiction | Children's stories -- Juvenile fiction | Life change events -- Juvenile fictionGenre/Form: Children's stories. | Children's fiction.DDC classification: 823.914 Summary: Pearl and Jodie are sisters. Pearl is younger, small and shy and anxious. Jodie is nearly three years older, bold and brash and bad and Pearl adores her. When Pearl's parents get new jobs at posh Melchester College, the girls are suddenly thrust into a new life ... Jodie has laways been the leader but now it's Pearl who's making new friends. Jodie doesn't fit in with the snooty teenagers in her class and just seems to be getting into more and more trouble. Maybe Pearl doesn't need Jodie as much as she used to. But Jodie needs her. And when the school Fireworks Night comes around and a tragic event occurs, Pearl realizes quite how much she does need her big sister.
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A fabulous new novel that will be lapped up by all of Jacky s millions of fans.
A brilliant young writer of wit and subtlety. "The Times"
Hugely popular with seven to ten year olds: she should be prescribed for all cases of reading reluctance. "Independent on Sunday"
Has a rare gift for writing lightly and amusingly about emotional issues. "Bookseller""

Pearl and Jodie are sisters. Pearl is younger, small and shy and anxious. Jodie is nearly three years older, bold and brash and bad and Pearl adores her. When Pearl's parents get new jobs at posh Melchester College, the girls are suddenly thrust into a new life ... Jodie has laways been the leader but now it's Pearl who's making new friends. Jodie doesn't fit in with the snooty teenagers in her class and just seems to be getting into more and more trouble. Maybe Pearl doesn't need Jodie as much as she used to. But Jodie needs her. And when the school Fireworks Night comes around and a tragic event occurs, Pearl realizes quite how much she does need her big sister.

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