Looking for JJ

By Anne Cassidy


Jennifer Jones has served her time for the murder of her best friend ... but can she ever return to "normal"? A gripping and emotionally searing novel by an accomplished British author, this title infuses a terrifying subject with humanity and hope.

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"Dark, chilling and clever."--Celia Rees, author of "The Wish House" and "Blood Sinister""Compassionate, unsensational and unflinching."--"The Guardian "(London)"A skillful tale. . . . The ethical issues and solid, suspenseful storytelling provide many discussion possibilities."--"Booklist ""A sympathetic look at someone who has done the unspeakable and now has to live with the results."--"KLIATT

Author Biography

Anne Cassidy is a well known author of several novels for teens, including Looking for JJ, Missing Judy, Talking to Strangers, Tough Love, and Birthday Blues. Looking for JJ was shortlisted for bot the Whitbread award and the Carnegie Medal and won the Booktrust Teenage Book Award in 2004.