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Unbecoming

(2015)
A novel by

 
Awards
YA Book Prize Best Young Adult (nominee)
Three women - three secrets - one heart-stopping story.

Katie, 17, in love with someone whose identity she can't reveal. Her mother, Caroline, uptight, worn out and about to find the past catching up with her. Katie's grandmother, Mary, back with the family after years of mysterious absence and capable of anything, despite suffering from Alzheimer's.

As Katie cares for an elderly woman who brings daily chaos to her life, she finds herself drawn to her. Rules get broken as allegiances shift. Is Mary contagious? Is badness genetic? In confronting the past, Katie is forced to seize the present. As Mary slowly unravels and family secrets are revealed, Katie learns to live and finally dares to love.

    

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Hardback Editions

June 2017 : USA Library Binding
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Title: Unbecoming (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)
Author(s): Jenny Downham
ISBN: 0-606-40147-4 / 978-0-606-40147-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Turtleback Books
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February 2016 : USA Hardback
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Title: Unbecoming
Author(s): Jenny Downham
ISBN: 0-545-90717-9 / 978-0-545-90717-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: David Fickling Books
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September 2015 : UK Hardback
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Title: Unbecoming
Author(s): Jenny Downham
ISBN: 1-910200-64-6 / 978-1-910200-64-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: David Fickling
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Paperback Editions

June 2017 : Paperback
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Title: Unbecoming
Author(s): Jenny Downham
ISBN: 1-338-16072-9 / 978-1-338-16072-7
Publisher: David Fickling Books
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May 2016 : UK Paperback
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Title: Unbecoming
Author(s): Jenny Downham
ISBN: 1-910989-02-9 / 978-1-910989-02-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: David Fickling Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


June 2016 : UK Perfect Paperback

Title: Unbecoming
Author(s): Jenny Downham
ISBN: 1-910200-75-1 / 978-1-910200-75-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber and Faber Ltd.
Availability: Amazon UK   


September 2015 : UK Paperback
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Title: Unbecoming
Author(s): Jenny Downham
ISBN: 1-910200-72-7 / 978-1-910200-72-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: David Fickling Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Audio Editions

March 2017 : MP3 CD
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Title: Unbecoming
Author(s): Jenny Downham
ISBN: 1-5226-5208-6 / 978-1-5226-5208-3
Publisher: Scholastic on Brilliance Audio
Availability: Amazon CA   


May 2016 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Unbecoming
Author(s): Jenny Downham
Publisher: Scholastic Audio
Availability: Amazon   


February 2016 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Unbecoming
Author(s): Jenny Downham
Publisher: Isis Publishing Ltd
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

February 2016 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Unbecoming
Author(s): Jenny Downham
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


September 2015 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: Unbecoming
Author(s): Jenny Downham
Publisher: David Fickling Books
Availability: Amazon UK   



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