A selection of Books by Jean Ure
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BOYS ON THE BRAIN
Honestly! Mum is impossible. She is obsessed with boys. She has boys on the brain.
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.
Of course, Mum shouldn't have thrown the frying pan at Dad. The day after she threw it, Dad left home.
SKINNY MELON & ME
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
Hi! This is Mandy Small telling her life story. My dad's an Elvis Presley look-alike.
LIFE OF SALLY TOMATO
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.
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
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 ...
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.
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?
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
"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!