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Olivia's First Term

by Lyn Gardner (author)

Suitable for 9 - 11 years

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Product Description

Olivia is sad and lonely and angry. Angry that she’s been dumped with her sister at her grandmother’s stupid old school. Angrier still that the school turns out to be a stage school full of fake theatre rubbish, where there’s no chance for her to do what she loves best: circus skills. But during a turbulent first term, Olivia learns much more than she bargained for about the theatre, friendship, rivalry, her family and herself… An exciting and true-to-life tale of self-discovery and the stage, written by a top theatre critic.

“A gripping story.” Guardian

Product Details

Format

Paperback

ISBN

9780857630162

Publisher

Nosy Crow Ltd

Date published

June 2nd, 2011

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  • 256 pages
Condition

New

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    Pointis
    on 7 May 2016

    i liked it but how can you read the whole book

    5out of 5
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    rushna56
    on 13 October 2013

    i want to read the full book online. please provide this book online. i’ll be very thankful for it.

    5out of 5
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    lap312i
    on 8 March 2013

    i love the blurb and the front cover

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    tininny8
    on 24 March 2012

    great book!! i want the second 1 soooooooooooooooooooooooo badly!!

    5out of 5
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    Doggy13
    on 9 October 2011

    Olivia’s first term is a great book. I spent hour after hour reading this book and I just wanted more and more!

    All in all a great book. The only draw back is that there is not enough of it!!

    5out of 5
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    Book-Club-Review-Team
    on 30 August 2011

    I absolutely loved ‘Olivia’s First Term’ by Lyn Gardner as it was very girly but also very believable. When you look at the outside you think it is going to be traditional – its not traditional, just realistic! It happens to a lot of girls about Olivia’s age that their parent has to leave them to go to work.

    My favourite character is Eel as she fidgets alot which makes her funny.

    My favourite part is at the end when Tom and Olivia are performing Romeo and Juliet.

    I would rate this book *

    Georgia, age 11