Onion Girl
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating

Onion Girl

3.54 of 5 stars 3.54  ·  rating details  ·  26 ratings  ·  3 reviews
Have you ever wondered what happened to that person you fancied when you were seventeen? Well Meg and Jack are about to find out. Jack told Meg he would keep in touch and never did. Now 10 years on he wants to change all that.
Hardcover, 520 pages
Published February 2nd 2001 by Poolbeg Press (first published January 1st 2001)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Onion Girl, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Onion Girl

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 53)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Chanpreet
Meg and Jack were childhood friends and misfits. Their lives at home were miserable for different reasons. On their last night together, before Jack moved to Dublin when they were seventeen, they shared a kiss and Jack promised to write. He never did, even though he wanted to. He thought Meg wasn't interested, when she was. They were just too shy to say anything to each other. Ten years later, Jack walks in as a potential candidate for the art teacher at the school where Meg works as a secretary...more
Tasha
I really like this book, the characters are just so relatable, althouygh maybe this isn't such a good thing when one character is seriously depressed and the other's a gambling addict. The main female character is confusing though, half the time I want to give her a big hug and cheer her up, the rest of the time I just want to punch her in the face.
Carrie
Sep 11, 2008 Carrie added it
Spring 2001
Luci Davin
Luci Davin marked it as to-read
Jul 06, 2014
Logan
Logan marked it as to-read
Feb 01, 2014
Liz
Liz marked it as to-read
Jan 12, 2014
Stacey
Stacey is currently reading it
Nov 22, 2013
Dana
Dana marked it as to-read
Oct 24, 2013
Connie Steckel
Connie Steckel marked it as to-read
Jun 19, 2013
Sarah Schneider
Sarah Schneider marked it as to-read
Jun 08, 2013
Jane
Jane marked it as to-read
May 11, 2013
Mwika
Mwika added it
Apr 30, 2013
Rochel
Rochel marked it as to-read
Apr 03, 2013
Julie
Julie marked it as to-read
Mar 24, 2013
Ruth Buckley
Ruth Buckley marked it as to-read
Mar 14, 2013
Paula
Paula added it
Mar 11, 2013
Margot
Margot marked it as to-read
Dec 03, 2012
Jo Willis
Jo Willis marked it as to-read
Dec 03, 2012
« previous 1 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
612152
Hi. It’s Martina Reilly here, the artist formally known as Tina Reilly! And before that, I was teen writer, Martina Murphy.
More about Martina Reilly...
The Summer Of Secrets Wish Upon a Star The Wish List A Moment Like Forever Second Chances

Share This Book

No trivia or quizzes yet. Add some now »