Lizzy McCann is a feisty 12 year old who lives with her mother and father in a fleabag hotel.
A divorce leads to mother and daughter moving to upstate New York where living with her grandmother is a mixed blessing .
This young girl's coming of age in the 1960s is notable for its sharp and quick-witted tone.
It is brisk and good-natured and demonstrates how to survive loss, puberty and first love, all with a powerful and lively story.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 184 pages
- Publisher: Academy Chicago Publishers
- Publication Date: 15/06/2007
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780897335638