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The Resource The Best Thing

The Best Thing

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The Best Thing
Title
The Best Thing
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A new edition of Margo Lanagan's brave, exhilarating novel about the passion and pain of teenage love, sexuality and childbirth. A book for adult readers as well as young adults.Shortlisted, Ethel Turner Prize, New South Wales Premier's Literary Awards 1996I'm like a person being tossed up in a blanket - all around me people are gripping the edges and laughing and throwing me up, getting right into the game, while I fly and fall above their heads, too scared to tell them to stop.Mel's life is chaotic. At school her ex-friends have ganged up on her, at home her parents have lost touch with her and each other. Pug is the only good thing - loving him, in his untidy room scented and shadowed by frangipani, she finds passionate fulfilment. But his world is so different from hers - can they possibly make it together? And can she let him in on her overwhelming secret?Learning to accept herself and him and the new life growing inside her is painful - but being Mel, she gives it everything she's got
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Lanagan, Margo
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dictionaries
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Young Adult Fiction
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The Best Thing
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OVERDRIVE:451a2b91-a7c4-451b-9804-fc9988885dcf
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781742694559
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Best Thing
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:451a2b91-a7c4-451b-9804-fc9988885dcf
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781742694559
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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