The heartwarming new novel from the sparkling Laura Dockrill, introducing Bluebelle, and her moving, hilarious take on food, body image and how we look after ourselves and others.

It's a food diary. I have to tell the truth. That's the point.

Bluebelle, aka BB, aka Big Bones - is a sixteen-year-old girl encouraged to tackle her weight even though she's perfectly happy, thank you, and getting on with her life and in love with food.

Then a tragedy in the family forces BB to find a new relationship with her body and herself. . .

Tuck in for best mates, belly laughs, boys and the best Bakewell tart.

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Love for BIG BONES

'Big Bones is the book I wish I'd had as a teenager and Bluebelle is a friend I wish I had today. Laura has written a beautiful love letter to some of the most important things in life: friends, family and food.' Linsdey Kelk

'Stuffed with lashings of laugh-out-loud loveliness (just wait until you read about Bum Tills...), relatable real-life truths and love in all its complicated, dizzying forms (food-love, friend-love, sisterly-love, boy-love, self-love), this is, quite simply, the best YA book about self-esteem and body image I've ever read' Lovereading

Genre: Young Adult Fiction

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Used availability for Laura Dockrill's Big Bones

Paperback Editions

March 2018 : UK Paperback
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Title: Big Bones
Author(s): Laura Dockrill
ISBN: 1-4714-0692-X / 978-1-4714-0692-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hot Key Books
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


Kindle Editions

March 2018 : Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Big Bones
Author(s): Laura Dockrill
Publisher: Hot Key Books
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU