Granny Was A Buffer Girl (2020)

Granny Was A Buffer Girl Berlie Doherty Granny Was A Buffer Girl Jess is and is leaving home to go to France for her gap year She is scared that the home she is leaving will change and that the place she loves will never be the same again Jessalso has a secret t
  • Title: Granny Was A Buffer Girl
  • Author: Berlie Doherty
  • ISBN: 9780435123284
  • Page: 424
  • Format: Hardcover
Granny Was A Buffer Girl Berlie Doherty Jess is 18 and is leaving home to go to France for her gap year She is scared that the home she is leaving will change and that the place she loves will never be the same again Jessalso has a secret that she must share in case she doesn t get the chance when she returns.The rest of the book sees Jess and various members of her family spanning three generations sitting anJess is 18 and is leaving home to go to France for her gap year She is scared that the home she is leaving will change and that the place she loves will never be the same again Jessalso has a secret that she must share in case she doesn t get the chance when she returns.The rest of the book sees Jess and various members of her family spanning three generations sitting and telling the stories of their lives Jess learns that everyone has secretsand that change is natural and builds memories and lives The book is about change and sharing, with the stories that the family tell each other that night bringing them closer togetherand also helping them to understand each other a little better too.
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  1. Vcmc

    A fascinating, thought provoking book I loved the stories of the grandparents and the way we get to see them develop and age I loved the story of Danny and his special relationship with Jess I loved the awkward but close relationship between Jess and John There is such a lot to admire in this book I didn t like the way the book deals with the old man who frightens here when he meets her alone by the canal His behaviour is completely unacceptable and no one now would suggest that the girl should [...]

  2. Georgiana Derwent

    I d always meant to read this book as a young teenager it was heavily promoted as my school but somehow never got round to it I spotted a copy in a charity shop last week and dived into it in a fit of homesick nostalgia This felt like a very personal read for me It s set in Sheffield, where I grew up, which isn t a place I ve often seen represented in fiction And when I have, it s tended to be a grim vision of strikes and or post industrial malaise This book portrays the city as somewhere with a [...]

  3. Steven Kay

    I re read this in advance of an event on the subject of a sense of place in literature with a specific focus on Sheffield at which Berlie Doherty will be reading from Granny was a Buffer Girl.Books can be set in Sheffield but fail to capture anything of the spirit or character of the city Many of the books reviewed in this post are like that, and have sometimes been disappointing as a result For many you could do a find and replace search on a word processor and substitute Sheffield for Derby, D [...]

  4. Lisa

    Beautiful sequences about a family celebrating different kinds of love and the losses connected to strong feelings.

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