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Kiss Jacqueline Wilson

Kiss By Jacqueline Wilson

Kiss by Jacqueline Wilson

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Condition - Very Good
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Sylvie and Carl have been friends since they were tiny children. Sylvie would still rather spend all her time with Carl - but Carl has a new friend, Paul, who is taking all his attention. Now, Carl seems much less happy to be called Sylvie's boyfriend - and in a game of spin the bottle, he avoids having to kiss her.

Kiss Summary

Kiss by Jacqueline Wilson

I held his hand tight and knew that we were best friends for ever. More than best friends.

Sylvie and Carl have been friends since they were tiny children. They've always played together, called each other boyfriend and girlfriend and even have a magic fantasy world that belongs to them alone. Deep down, Sylvie has always believed that they'd end up married.

But as they get older, things start to change.

Carl has a new friend, Paul, taking all his attention. Now, Carl seems much less happy to be called Sylvie's boyfriend - he even avoids having to kiss her in spin the bottle! Sylvie can tell his feelings have changed and that their future together might not be so clear-cut after all. But can she guess at the true reasons behind it all?

Touching and compelling, Kiss is a delicately handled coming-of-age tale of first love by award-winning Jacqueline Wilson.

A beautiful and touching story about love and whom it's directed to - First News

Kiss Reviews

Once again the queen of children's fiction doesn't disappoint, and the issue of sexuality is handled with the understanding that we have come to expect from her * Waterstone's Books Quarterly *
Her ability to connect with readers is peerless and her deft and honest way of tackling delicate subjects is always impressive * The Bookseller *
At the heart of Kiss, as in all her best books, is an emotional truthfulness, courage and comedy * The Times *
A great, if gritty, read from one of our best-loved authors * Independent *
The emotions involved in first love and rejection, as well as other teenage concerns are convincingly depicted * The Children's Bookseller *

About Jacqueline Wilson

Jacqueline Wilson (Author)
Jacqueline Wilson wrote her first novel when she was nine years old, and she has been writing ever since. She is now one of Britain's bestselling and most beloved children's authors. She has written over 100 books and is the creator of characters such as Tracy Beaker and Hetty Feather. More than forty million copies of her books have been sold.

As well as winning many awards for her books, including the Children's Book of the Year, Jacqueline is a former Children's Laureate, and in 2008 she was appointed a Dame.

Jacqueline is also a great reader, and has amassed over 20,000 books, along with her famous collection of silver rings.

Find out more about Jacqueline and her books at

Nick Sharratt (Illustrator)
Nick Sharratt has written and illustrated many books for children including Shark in the Park, You Choose and Pants. He has won numerous awards for his picture books, including the Sheffield Children's Book Award and the 2001 Children's Book Award. He has also enjoyed stellar success illustrating Jacqueline Wilson's books. Nick lives in Hove.

Additional information

Kiss by Jacqueline Wilson
Used - Very Good
Penguin Random House Children's UK
Short-listed for British Book Awards: WH Smith Children's Book of the Year Award 2008
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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