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Girls Own: An Anthology of Canadian Fiction for Young Readers
by Sarah Ellis
What Sarah Ellis loves about the girls in these stories is their sheer energy, their creative embrace of life's pleasures and troubles. Whether it's a case of helping their families survive, longing for an absent sister or simply wondering who their real friends are and where they themselves fit in, the heroines, each in her particular and utterly original way, manage to ...more
Published July 30th 2002 by Puffin
(first published 2001)
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Writer, columnist, and librarian Sarah Ellis has become one of the best-known authors for young adults in her native Canada with titles such as The Baby Project, Pick-Up Sticks, and Back of Beyond: Stories of the Supernatural. In addition to young adult novels, Ellis has also written for younger children and has authored several books about the craft of writing. Praised by Booklist contributor ...moreMore about Sarah Ellis...