A beautiful collection - charming, witty and touching - these stories give voice to a variety of different characters: from the little girl who wants to look 'subtle' for her father's funeral, a child who has an email pen pal on Jupiter and an old lady who becomes a star through 'zimmerobics'. Often writing in a vibrant Glaswegian vernacular, Donovan deftly gives her characters authenticity with a searing power, aided and abetted by tender subtlety.
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|Size: ||284 KB|
|Publisher: ||Canongate Books|
|Date published: || 2009|
|ISBN: ||9781847677075 (DRM-EPUB)|
|Read Aloud: ||not allowed|