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About A Girl by Brian Percival

About A Girl by Brian Percival

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As a girl relates stories about her ordinary teenage life, there is an uncomfortable sense of sadness underlying her easygoing tales.

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As a girl goes on walking alongside a canal, her stories become more and more underlain by an uncomfortable feeling that the gravity of her experiences does not match her flippant retelling of her everyday life: her descriptions of her pop idols and her favourite ice cream are mixed with hints about family troubles, poverty and domestic violence.

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  • Girl

    Ashley Thewlis
  • Father

    John Slater
  • Mother

    Sue Jaynes
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World sales: DAZZLE

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