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My Mum's From Planet Pluto

3.75  ·  Rating Details ·  75 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
A touching look at the difficult topic of mental illness

Daniel knows that his mum was very ill once—mentally ill. She's fine now, and she's even landed a big new job as a head teacher. The problem is, she's head of his new school! It's so embarrassing—everyone is going to tease him. But then things get even tougher for Daniel. With his father abroad, his mum stops taking t
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Paperback, 176 pages
Published February 1st 2008 by Pan Macmillan (first published March 29th 2007)
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Matthew
Apr 30, 2015 Matthew rated it liked it
Structurally feels uneven but My Mum's From Planet Pluto adds a nice spin to a story about mental illness even if it feels more like a shitty Jacqueline Wilson book than a proper novella.
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Jul 22, 2016 Louise Jones rated it really liked it
i have had this on my book shelf for yeons ans so glad decided to do so it was a book easy to read well i am much older than the age it was meant for !!!! It kept me guessing for ages what was wrong with Daniel and his famiy and gave an insight into what it is like having someone with a so called mental illness I liked the fact his mum had a high powered job showing these type of illness go through all dimensions in society!! i would reccomend this book to anyone who knows no - on with mental ...more
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this book is brilliant the author is fantastic at putting the picture into your head well done Gwyneth x
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