My Summer of Love
It's 1984 and one of the hottest summers Yorkshire's seen. It's the kind of woozy heat you lose your mind in. Mona is 15 years old. She's a drinker, a thief, and a fruit machine addict. Things are already going badly in the pub where she lives with her obese step-brother PorkChop, but when Mona meets posh Tamsin Fakenham, a sassy girl with beautiful breasts, an actress mother, and a sister who's died of starvation, things very quickly get much worse. Winner of the Betty Trask Award 2002, this novel was made into a 2005 film starring Emily Blunt and Nathalie Press.
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Review: My Summer of LoveUser Review - Jessica Beckett - Goodreads
Much like many before me, I learned of this novel through the movie adaption (something that is very rare for me) and had an odd mindset of what I presumed this novel to be. One of the biggest things ... Read full review
Review: My Summer of LoveUser Review - Kendra saunders - Goodreads
I did not enjoy this book. I disliked all the characters, I could not sympathize with them and found that I couldn't care less what happened to them. It was a very long drawn out drag and I'm glad ... Read full review