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True Murder

(2009)
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Eleven year old Ajuba has been abandoned at a Devon boarding school by her Ghanaian father. Haunted by the circumstances of her mother's breakdown, Ajuba falls under the spell of new girl Polly Venus, and her chaotic, glamorous family. As the passionate bond between the two girls deepens, they discover what they think are the bones of dead kittens, hidden in the attic of the Venus home; but the bones are human. The girls set out to unravel the mystery but as the summer draws to a close, three tragedies conflate, with catastrophic results.

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Hardback Editions

January 2010 : UK Hardback
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Title: True Murder
Author(s): Yaba Badoe
ISBN: 1-84782-968-6 / 978-1-84782-968-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Ulverscroft Large Print Books Ltd
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February 2009 : UK Hardback
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Title: True Murder
Author(s): Yaba Badoe
ISBN: 0-224-08502-6 / 978-0-224-08502-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Jonathan Cape
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Paperback Editions

August 2009 : UK Paperback
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Title: True Murder
Author(s): Yaba Badoe
ISBN: 0-09-952332-9 / 978-0-09-952332-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage
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Kindle Editions

February 2009 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: True Murder
Author(s): Yaba Badoe
Publisher: Vintage Digital
Availability: Amazon UK