The Places I've Cried in Public (Paperback)Holly Bourne (author)
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An unflinchingly realistic and powerful deconstruction of a toxic teenage relationship, The Places I’ve Cried in Public sees Holly Bourne’s flair for empathy and compassion reach new heights. A master-class in pacing and keen emotional intelligence, this is a tightly-wound gem deserving of the widest readership.
Shortlisted for the YA Book Prize 2020
It looked like love. It felt like love. But this isn't a love story. Amelie fell hard for Reese. And she thought he loved her too. But she's starting to realise that real love isn't supposed to hurt like this. So now she's retracing their story, revisiting all the places he made her cry. Because if she works out what went wrong, perhaps she can finally learn how to get over him.
Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd
Number of pages: 368
Dimensions: 198 x 130 mm
Funny and sad, this book urges girls to know their own worth. * The Guardian *
Smart and beautifully written, this isn't just for YA readers. * Stylist *
Tackles abusive relationships with a compassionate and authentic voice. * The i *
An important and honest read. * The Sun *
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