Prim Improper

Prim Improper

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Primrose Leary, age 13. Likes: her pet rat, Roderick; sausage sandwiches; dancing Santas; her best friend, Joel and being a little bit different (but not in the weird different sense, like she wouldn't like to be the only bald girl in her class or the only girl who always smelled of ham, or anything). Dislikes: living with Fintan (her moustachioed Dad), human statues; pet-bigots who are all 'You have a rat? That is SO disgusting!' and not having her mum around any more. Hilariously and cleverly written whilst dealing with serious issues through the eyes of a savvy, kooky 13-year-old girl, Prim Improper is the debut novel from Deirdre more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 250 pages
  • 130 x 196 x 22mm | 240.4g
  • Little Island
  • Dublin, Ireland
  • English
  • 1848409486
  • 9781848409484
  • 306,243

Review quote

"Written in diary format, the"Prim Improper" books are witty and tender without ever straying into sentimentality...alternatively hilarious and poignant.""show more

About Deirdre Sullivan

Deirdre Sullivan is many things: a riddle within a mystery within an enigma, a champion napper and the guardian of two ungrateful guinea pigs who keep vowing to destroy her. She would like to see them try, the little fools. They have NO IDEA who they're dealing with. She enjoys acting, reading, writing, crafting and day-dreaming about the viking who will one day rescue her from her life of drudgery. Also cake, She really, really does enjoy more

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79 ratings
4.15 out of 5 stars
5 47% (37)
4 33% (26)
3 10% (8)
2 9% (7)
1 1% (1)
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