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Author: Clare Strahan
Publisher: Crows Nest, NSW : Allen & Unwin, 2014. ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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I'm pretty sure that by the time I finish high school, I'll be cracked into a pile of shards, beyond repair ... At fifteen, Clover is finding the going tougher than she expected. Her life is close to being derailed on the rocky terrain of family, friendship, first love, acts of defiance and a planet on the brink of environmental disaster. So when Keek breaks his promise to her, and school sucks, and her mother is  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Young adult fiction
Australian fiction
Teen fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Clare Strahan
ISBN: 9781743316030 1743316038
OCLC Number: 880217873
Description: 308 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: I'm pretty sure that by the time I finish high school, I'll be cracked into a pile of shards, beyond repair ... At fifteen, Clover is finding the going tougher than she expected. Her life is close to being derailed on the rocky terrain of family, friendship, first love, acts of defiance and a planet on the brink of environmental disaster. So when Keek breaks his promise to her, and school sucks, and her mother is impossible, and her beloved old dog is dying, and her dad is in the wind, and the girls at school are awful and the footy-boys are bullies and she's arrested for vandalism --
well, what else can she be but a little bit broken? Can Clover pull herself together --
or will she spiral further out of control?.. When life feels like it's fracturing, how do you find a way to feel whole?
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A wonderful debut novel that captures the essence of real, messy teenage lives: of action and consequence, of poor choices and fragile friendships, of standing up for what is right, and the attempt  Read more...

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