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Fighting Words

Fighting Words (Paperback)

By Bradley, Kimberly Brubaker

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Bestselling author Kimberly Brubaker Bradley's confronting, heartbreaking, and ultimately uplifting story for young adults. Della can't work out why her adored older sixteen-year-old sister Suki screams in her sleep. Suki has always been Della's protector, especially after their ...mother went to prison and her boyfriend took the sisters in. But who has been protecting Suki? Della is in trouble at school for having a big mouth, but after she stands up to the class bully other girls rally to her cause. When Suki tries to kill herself, Della decides it's time to tell their secrets and speak out about the terrible things that happened to Suki. Bound by love and trauma, these two sisters must find their own voices before they can find their way back to each other. Based on the author's personal experience, this gripping and essential story explodes the stigma around child sexual abuse. Written from the heart, with tenderness, compassion and humour, Fighting Words is about finding the words to talk about the most difficult things in young adults' lives.
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ISBN 9781922330628
Published AU 1 Sep 2020
Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
Format Paperback
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ISBN-13 9781922330628
Stock Available
Status In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
Imprint The Text Publishing Company
Published 1 Sep 2020
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Bradley, Kimberly Brubaker
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Award Winning
Australian
Number of Pages 1
Dimensions Width: 129mm
Height: 158mm
Spine: 17mm
Dewey Code Not specified
Weight 215g
Interest Age 13+ years
Reading Age 13+ years
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Young adult

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