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When thirteen-year-old Samantha moves to a new town, she decides to reinvent herself. She wants to be called SJ now. She?s going to be cool and mysterious. But above all, she?s going to pretend to be healthy.SJ suffers from chronic eczema and allergies - she?s sick of doctors? ap... read full description below.

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ISBN 9780702260483
Barcode 9780702260483
Published 4 June 2019 by University of Queensland Press
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Webster, Allayne
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ISBN-13 9780702260483
ISBN-10 0702260487
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher University of Queensland Press
Imprint University of Queensland Press
Publication Date 4 June 2019
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Webster, Allayne
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Australian
Number of Pages 240
Dimensions Width: 128mm
Height: 195mm
Spine: 25mm
Weight 236g
Interest Age Children
Reading Age Children
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code 980885

Description of this Book

When thirteen-year-old Samantha moves to a new town, she decides to reinvent herself. She wants to be called SJ now. She?s going to be cool and mysterious. But above all, she?s going to pretend to be healthy.SJ suffers from chronic eczema and allergies - she?s sick of doctors? appointments and tests, sick of itchiness and pain, sick of looking different, feeling different. All SJ wants is to be 'normal?. She?ll do whatever it takes to keep her illness a secret. After all, would new friend Livvy or cute boy Sam still want to hang out with her if they knew the truth?

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Author's Bio

Allayne L. Webster is an internationally published children's and young adult author. She also plays guitar, writes music and sings; sometimes she illustrates. Allayne is the proud recipient of three arts grants, has been shortlisted for various literary awards, and has had two Notable Books in the CBCA Awards. Allayne served for ten years as a board member of the Salisbury Writers' Festival and is currently on the board of the Adelaide Festival of Children's Books. She is also a South Australian Premier's Reading Challenge Ambassador and loves to visit schools to talk to students about reading and writing. Allayne is not a fan of housework. She believes in cleaning fairies.

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