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Girls Under Pressure - Jacqueline Wilson

This is the second of three books about teenage girls from author Jacqueline Wilson. Ellie, Nadine and Magda are best friends. They are in Year Nine, ...

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Excellent

“great book to read!!!!”

published 03/09/2000

Progreat book to read whenever

Consa bit to heavy

Girls Under Preasure is a very well writen book, it makes u feel as if it's you she was writing about, it's a serious book but has very funny parts aswell, ellie the main part, is convinced she's fat, she goes about losing weight in all the wrong ways, she stops eating, and ends up losing weight...

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Super

“Anyones read.”

published 19/10/2001

ProGives clear warnings

ConsSometimes you just want to scream at Ellie to eat!

Jacqueline Wilson is one of the best childrens authors around today. She started off just writing quite short stories ( Cliffhanger is one of her earlier books) and quickly became a well known and much loved childrens writer by both kids and their parents. She's one of the few authors that can...

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Excellent

Prowarm, funny and well-observed

Consnone

Jacqueline Wilson does it again - at last someone has written a novel about teenage anxieties and pressures which manages to say all the things that need to be said without patronising or falling flat on its face. Girls Under Pressure is a masterpiece of observation and gentle humour. Wilson's...

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Excellent

“Read this, it's great”

published 23/07/2000

ProReally funny, but has a serious note. Great pictu...

ConsWon't be able to put it down.

Ellie thinks she's fat. This is another book in the Girls series, and it's really funny, but also has a serious note. Ellie, the main character gets obsessed with losing weight, but she realises it's the wrong thing to do. The pictures are really funny, and the story will appeal to teenagers, may...

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Excellent

“under pressure”

published 31/05/2005

Prodiscusses a difficult topic in a way that isn't to...

Consthere aren't any

this is one of jacqueline wilson's best books (and i should know as i've read most of them!) the main issue it deals with is her main character (ellie)'s eating disorder (anorexia, with occasional binge/purge habits). although this is often a very difficult subject, it is dealt with in a...

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Excellent

“Girls under pressure”

published 14/08/2001

Proeverything

Consnothing

hi, i read this book along with Girls in love and girls out late. I think this is probably the best one in the series. It covers loads of issues like bulimea, underage stuff and its got a bit of stereotyping. I think that this is really an excellent book and once i picked it up i didnt put it...

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“Girls under Pressure”

published 05/07/2012

ProIt makes you laugh out loud and is easy to read wh...

ConsIt doesn't take very long to read as it is only a ...

While i was at school my freinds were all reading I wasn't into books at this stage but my freind brought a book in which she recommended to me it happened to be this book "Girls under Pressure" and I have to say I definitely enjoyed reading it as the style was very easy going and in simple terms...

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Excellent

ProGreat advice for children who have never been in c...

ConsNo disadvantages what so ever

I bought this book for my 10 year old daughter. This is a great book because it teaches children about future encounters that they may experience in life. Many kids these days have lots of peer pressure with street drugs, being picked on and street drugs. This book will help them try to make the...

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Good

published 08/07/2007

Girls Under Pressure shows the ups and downs of teenage life and helps you to understand the issue of anorexia. It shows the reasons behind it and what the main character, Ellie does about it. It is a book for young teenagers and seems to be mainly aimed at females.

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This is the second of three books about teenage girls from author Jacqueline Wilson. Ellie, Nadine and Magda are best friends. They are in Year Nine, and their lives are dominated by boys. About the AuthorJacqueline Wilson:JACQUELINE WILSON is an extremely well-known and hugely popular author. THE ILLUSTRATED MUM was chosen as British Children's Book of the Year in 1999 and was winner of the Guardian Children's Fiction Award 2000. Jacqueline has won the prestigious Smarties Prize and the Children's Book Award for DOUBLE ACT, which was also highly commended for the Carnegie Medal. Jacqueline was awarded an OBE in 2002. * 'A brilliant young writer of wit and subtlety' THE TIMES* 'Hugely popular with seven to ten year olds: she should be prescribed for all cases of reading reluctance' INDEPENDENT ON SUNDAY* 'Has a rare gift for writing lightly and amusingly about emtional issues' BOOKSELLER

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Type: Fiction

Genre: Children's

Title: Girls Under Pressure

Author: Jacqueline Wilson

ISBN: 0385408056; 0552545228; 0552548324; 0552551325; 0552558370

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Listed on Ciao since: 23/07/2000