Meat Market (Paperback)
  • Meat Market (Paperback)
zoom

Meat Market (Paperback)

(author)
6 Reviews Sign in to write a review
£7.99 £5.99
Paperback 416 Pages / Published: 23/05/2019
  • Save £2.00
  • In stock online

Usually dispatched within 24 hours

  • This item has been added to your basket
Your local Waterstones may have stock of this item. Please check by using Click & Collect
Waterstones Says

One of the most important and distinctive voices in YA fiction, Juno Dawson turns her forensic gaze upon the iniquities of the fashion industry in the emotionally searing Meat Market. Jana Novak is an ordinary girl from a London estate catapulted into the glamorous yet ultra-competitive world of high fashion. Exposed and vulnerable, Jana will discover that the glittering allure of modelling has a very definite dark side. 

Jana Novak's history sounds like a classic model cliche: tall and gangly, she's uncomfortable with her androgynous looks until she's unexpectedly scouted and catapulted to superstardom.

But the fashion industry is as grimy as it is glamorous. And there are unexpected predators at every turn.

Jana is an ordinary girl from a south London estate, lifted to unimaginable heights. But the further you rise, the more devastating your fall ...

Honest and raw, Meat Market is a timely expose of the dark underbelly of the fashion industry in an era of #TimesUp and #MeToo. It might just be Juno Dawson's most important book yet.

Publisher: Hachette Children's Group
ISBN: 9781786540386
Number of pages: 416
Weight: 286 g
Dimensions: 198 x 128 x 29 mm

You may also be interested in...

A Good Girl's Guide to Murder
Added to basket
£7.99   £5.99
Paperback
Ghosts of the Shadow Market
Added to basket
£14.99   £12.99
Hardback
La Belle Sauvage: The Book of Dust Volume One
Added to basket
Dear Evan Hansen
Added to basket
£7.99
Paperback
Two Can Keep a Secret
Added to basket
£7.99   £5.99
Paperback
One Of Us Is Lying
Added to basket
£7.99   £5.99
Paperback
This Lie Will Kill You
Added to basket
£7.99   £5.99
Paperback
Five Feet Apart
Added to basket
£7.99   £5.99
Paperback
Northern Lights
Added to basket
£7.99
Paperback
The Hate U Give
Added to basket
£7.99
Paperback
Opposite of Always
Added to basket
£7.99   £5.99
Paperback
Mortal Engines
Added to basket
£7.99   £5.99
Paperback
On the Come Up
Added to basket
£7.99   £5.99
Paperback
Birthday
Added to basket
£7.99   £5.99
Paperback
I Am Not a Number
Added to basket
£7.99   £5.99
Paperback
The Paper & Hearts Society
Added to basket
Meat Market
Added to basket
£7.99   £5.99
Paperback
You Got This
Added to basket
£9.99   £7.99
Paperback
Cameron at Lewes

“#IBelieveJana”

Juno Dawson's latest book follows the dizzying highs and crippling lows of Jana Novak's time in the fashion industry. The protagonist reads as a real and relatable teenager from South London and is exactly... More

Paperback edition
1 similar book recommended
Helpful? Upvote 9

“This book is a voice...listen...”

After reading Clean last year and spending the year obsessing over how awesome and raw it is I was thrilled to hear Juno had a new book coming out. If you've read and loved Clean then I thoroughly recommend Meat... More

Paperback edition
Helpful? Upvote 9

“A raw and important book.”

As a young teen, much like a lot of girls, I'd always looked at models and wanted to look like them and be 'perfect'. The industry had always seemed so glamorous and perfect, everyone's dream... More

Paperback edition
Helpful? Upvote 8

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.