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Different for Girls

The Babysitter's Code / Hardly Knew Her
A collection of stories by

Laura Lippman has long been fascinated by the dangerous vulnerability of teenage girls. In "The Babysitter's Code" - the inspiration for her critically acclaimed novel, To the Power of Three - an adolescent girl decides to take a gun to school. In "Hardly Knew Her," Lippman's homage to Carson McCullers' TheMember of the Wedding, a tomboy learns that growing up means learning how to lie and deceive. And in "Ice*" - a prequel to The Most Dangerous Thing - a young girl is literally haunted by a child who drowned in a mysterious accident. Available singly or as a collection.

Genre: Mystery

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July 2018 : USA, Canada Kindle edition

Title: Different for Girls: The Babysitter's Code, Hardly Knew Her
Author(s): Laura Lippman
Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA