Download About a Girl by Joanne Horniman PDF

By Joanne Horniman

A spellbinding, dreamy love tale among younger women that unfolds like a sequence of paintings</B></I> <I>I take into accout once we lay jointly for the 1st time and that i closed my eyes and felt the crackle of her darkish hair among my arms. She was once all heat and sparking gentle. while i used to be along with her, my pores and skin sighed that the guts of the realm used to be accurately here.
Anna is afraid she has to be unlovable—until she meets Flynn. jointly, the ladies swim, devour banana cake, chuckle, and love. a few days Flynn is unreachable; different days she's at Anna's door—but while Anna discovers Flynn's mystery, she wonders if she understands her at all. This fantastically crafted novel explores the strain among the soft moments that pull humans jointly and the secrets and techniques that push them aside.

Show description

Read or Download About a Girl PDF

Similar young adult fiction books

Arise (Hereafter, Book 2)

In come up, the enchanting, romantic sequel to YA paranormal novel Hereafter, Tara Hudson takes the tale of Amanda, a ghost woman adrift among the worlds of the dwelling and the lifeless to New Orleans. Amanda has chanced on love with Joshua, a human boy. yet as robust as their love is, it can no longer be powerful adequate to damage the barrier among lifestyles and loss of life.

The Gathering (Darkness Rising, Book 1)

Unusual issues are occurring in Maya's tiny Vancouver Island city. First, her good friend Serena, the captain of the swim crew, drowns mysteriously in the midst of a peaceful lake. Then, three hundred and sixty five days later, mountain lions are noticed fairly often round Maya's home—and her reactions to them are a little .

Cherry Crush (The Chocolate Box Girls, Book 1)

Cherry Costello's lifestyles is ready to alter ceaselessly. She and pa are relocating to Somerset the place a brand new mum and a host of brand-new sisters watch for. And on Cherry's first day there she meets Shay Fletcher - the type of boy who may still hold a central authority well-being caution. yet Shay already has a female friend, Cherry's new stepsister, Honey.

Watch for Me by Moonlight (The Midnight Twins, Book 3)

Within the 3rd booklet of the dead night Twins trilogy, Mally and Merry? s supernatural dream visions are positioned to the attempt whilst their child brother is abducted? and by way of a person who has grown very with reference to the Brynn family.

Meanwhile, Meredith is distracted via the unusual new boy on the town. yet there? s one challenge together with her new romance: he? s a ghost from the earlier, a boy who really died within the Vietnam conflict and is being affected by his soul.

Mallory needs to support her sister allow pass of a love that was once by no means intended to be? and the twins needs to come jointly and use their powers to save lots of their child brother.

Extra info for About a Girl

Sample text

The other crazy old man upstairs was standing in the doorway, holding a tall black hat in his hands. The rats 29 coraline_E 6/11/02 4:18 PM Page 30 scampered up him, burrowing into his pockets, into his shirt, up his trouser legs, down his neck. The largest rat climbed onto the old man’s shoulders, swung up on the long gray mustache, past the big black button eyes, and onto the top of the man’s head. In seconds the only evidence that the rats were there at all were the restless lumps under the man’s clothes, forever sliding from place to place across him; and there was still the largest rat, who stared down, with glittering red eyes, at Coraline from the man’s head.

I’m going now,” said Coraline. She put her hands in her pockets. Her fingers closed around the stone with the hole in it. Her other mother’s hand scuttled off Coraline’s shoulder like a frightened spider. “If that’s what you want,” she said. “Yes,” said Coraline. “We’ll see you soon, though,” said her other father. ” “Um,” said Coraline. “And then we’ll all be together as one big happy family,” said her other mother. ” Coraline backed away. She turned and hurried into the drawing room and pulled open the door in the corner.

On a china plate on the kitchen table was a spool of black cotton, and a long silver needle, and, beside them, two large black buttons. “I don’t think so,” said Coraline. “Oh, but we want you to,” said her other mother. “We want you to stay. ” “It won’t hurt,” said her other father. Coraline knew that when grown-ups told you something wouldn’t hurt it almost always did. She shook her head. Her other mother smiled brightly and the hair on her head drifted like plants under the sea. “We only want 43 coraline_E 6/11/02 4:18 PM Page 44 what’s best for you,” she said.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.02 of 5 – based on 36 votes