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Author: Louise O'Neill
Publisher: [London] : Quercus, 2015. ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Freida and Isabel have been best friends their whole lives. Now, aged sixteen and in their final year at the School, they expect to be selected as companions - wives to wealthy and powerful men. The alternative - life as a concubine or chastity - is too horrible to contemplate. But as the intensity of the final year takes hold, the pressure to be perfect mounts. Isabel starts to self-destruct, putting her beauty -  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dystopias
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Louise O'Neill
ISBN: 9781784294007 1784294004
OCLC Number: 914452879
Notes: Originally published : London : Quercus, 2014.
Awards: Winner of Irish Book Awards: Sunday Independent Newcomer of the Year 2014 (UK)
Winner of YA Book Prize 2015 (UK)
Description: 390 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Louise O'Neill.

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Dark, gripping . . . should be mandatory reading everywhere * The F Word * 'A stunning debut set in a dystopian future that has everyone talking . . . once read, will never be forgotten' * Irish Read more...

 
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