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A selection of Books by Jean Ure

These book descriptions have been provided by the author for your guidance and are not Word Pool reviews. 
For more information and ordering details for each book, follow the red title hyperlink  to the appropriate page at Amazon.co.uk 

Harper Collins:
BOYS ON THE BRAIN
0007113730 11+
Honestly! Mum is impossible. She is obsessed with boys. She has boys on the brain.

PUMPKIN PIE
0007143923 11+
The story of a drop-dead gorgeous girl who has long blond~ hair and a figure to die for ...I wish! I am Pumpkin, and I am plump.

PASSION FLOWER
0007156197 11+
Of course, Mum shouldn't have thrown the frying pan at Dad. The day after she threw it, Dad left home.

SKINNY MELON & ME
0007121520 10+
This is the diary of me, Cherry Louise Waterton, and I am writing for posterity, in other words, the/uture. She's also trying to clear her new stepdad, Slimy Roland, out oCher cupboard ...

FRUIT AND NUTCASE
0007121539 8+
Hi! This is Mandy Small telling her life story. My dad's an Elvis Presley look-alike.

THE SECRET LIFE OF SALLY TOMATO
000675150-4 11+
A is for armpit, which smells when you're hot. Specially great hairy ones, They smell A LOT: Twelve years old and never kissed a girl... Sal's keeping an alphabet of rude and disgusting ditties. By the time he gets to Z, he's hoping he'll have managed it with gorgeous Lucy.

SHRINKING VIOLET
0007143907 8+
I am a twin. Unfortunately! It's not always easy, being a twin, especially when one of you is a lily loudmouth and the other a shrinking violet.

BECKY BANANAS, THIS IS YOUR LIFE
0007121512 9+
Becky Bananas is 11 years old. Her main ambitions are to grow up and be a famous dancer and be on This is Your Life on telly. But perhaps the biggest challenge of all is just to reach her next birthday ...

DAISY MAY
0007133693 7+
Found in a daisy field, brought up in a foundling hospital, sent to work at ten years old. But dreams can come true, if you just believe in them hard enough.

DAZZLING DANNY
000 7133707 8+
Go for it! says Danny's teacher. So he does. But not without misgivings ...can he keep it a secret from his mum and dad?

Hodder:
BAD ALICE
0340817607 11+
The summer that Duffy goes to stay with his nan is the summer he meets Alice. Bold bad Alice. No one has a good word to say for her. But everyone thinks her adopted dad is the next best thing to a saint. So does Duffy, until he finally cracks the code of the book that Alice is writing

Orchard:
"Girlfriends" series 10+
PINK KNICKERS AREN'T COOL   1841218359
GIRLS STICK TOGETHER   184121 8391
GIRLS ARE GROOVY   184121 843X
BOYS ARE OK   1841218472
Polly, Keri, Frizz and Lily ...they're the Gang of Four, and they're going to stick together!

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