In these eleven short stories, Budge Wilson, the popular author of Lorinda's Diary, explores growing up in a colourful but imperfect world from a female point of view.A pen pal halfway around the worl
In these eleven short stories, Budge Wilson, the popular author of Lorinda's Diary
and Thirteen Never Changes
, explores growing up in a colourful but imperfect world from a female point of view.
A pen pal halfway around the world, starting a diary, a favourite teacher's romance with metaphors, the intricacies of family relationships, a high school reunion, the bittersweet taste of first love are all fodder for stories that will be read over and over again, and to treasure for a lifetime.
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Canadian Library Association's Young Adult Canadian Book Award Winner
City of Dartmouth Book and Writing Award for Fiction winner
Chosen for a dozen Canadian Children's Book Centre's "Our Choice" designations, Budge Wilson is a cat lover who has written several books for children. She lives in a fishing village on the South Shore of Nova Scotia with her husband Alan and their dark grey cat. In 2004 she was made a Member of the Order of Canada.
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