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Birdy Flynn

Author: Helen Donohoe
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Birdy Flynn carries a lot of secrets. The time boys tortured a cat and Birdy had to drown it in the river to stop it from suffering. The time Mrs. Cope, the teacher, touched Birdy. The gypsy girl at school who Birdy likes. But no one can know about any of these secrets. Because Birdy's other secret is that while she fights as good as the boys, she is a girl, and she doesn't always feel like a girl is supposed to.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Helen Donohoe
ISBN: 9781780749396 1780749392
OCLC Number: 987477446
Awards: Short-listed for Great Reads Award 2017
Description: 1 vol. (372 p.) ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Helen Donohoe.

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Birdy Flynn fights harder than any boy at school. And Birdy Flynn carries secrets.  Read more...

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'Helen Donohoe writes with a warmth, empathy and clarity which draws readers into the world she has created.' * School Librarian * 'Birdy's struggle with gender identity is sufficient story for one Read more...

 
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