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The Great Godden

Author: Rosoff, Meg

Interest age: from c 13 years

Published on 10 June 2021 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC (Bloomsbury YA) in the United Kingdom.

Paperback | 272 pages
129 x 197 x 22 | 230g

SHORTLISTED FOR THE COSTA BOOK AWARD 2020SHORTLISTED FOR THE BOOKS ARE MY BAG READER AWARDS 2021'Brilliant and impactful' - Pandora SykesThis is the story of one family, one dreamy summer - the summer when everything changes. In a holiday house by the sea, in a big, messy family, one teenager watches as brothers and sisters, parents and older cousins fill hot days with wine and games and planning a wedding.

Enter the Goddens - irresistible, charming, languidly sexy Kit and surly, silent Hugo. Suddenly there's a serpent in this paradise - and the consequences will be devastating. From bestselling, award-winning author Meg Rosoff comes a lyrical and quintessential coming-of-age tale - a summer book that's as heady, timeless and irresistible as Bonjour Tristesse and I Capture the Castle but as sharp and fresh as Normal People.

Featuring a bonus essay from Meg Rosoff on her experiences of summer, this is THE unmissable book of the summer.

From the author of How I Live Now, one of TIME magazine's 100 Best YA Books of All Time.

The Great Godden

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