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Author Touchell, Dianne, author

Title Creepy & Maud / Dianne Touchell
Edition First edition
Published North Fremantle, W.A. : Fremantle Press, 2012
Fremantle, Western Australia : Fremantle Press, 2012


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
Description 202 pages ; 20 cm
regular print
Series Children's Book Council of Australia awards 2013
Contents Hilarious and heartbreaking, Creepy & Maud charts the relationship between two social misfits, played out in the space between their windows. A blackly funny and moving first novel that says; .You are ok to be as screwed up as you think you are and you are not alone in that
Summary Charts the relationship between two social misfits, played out in the space between their windows. Creepy is a boy who watches from the shadows keenly observing and caustically commentating on human folly. Maud is less certain. A confused girl with a condition that embarrasses her parents and assures her isolation
Analysis Australian
Australian fiction
Notes A novel
Audience For young adults
Notes Also available online
"The Children's Book Council of Australia short-listed book"
Subject Children's Book Council of Australia Awards (shortlisted)
Compulsive hair pulling -- Juvenile fiction.
Counseling -- Juvenile fiction.
First loves -- Juvenile fiction.
Friendship -- Juvenile fiction.
Humorous stories.
Humorous stories, Australian -- Juvenile fiction.
Interpersonal relations -- Juvenile fiction.
Minority teenagers -- Juvenile fiction.
Neighbors -- Juvenile fiction.
Schools -- Juvenile fiction.
Teenage boys -- Juvenile fiction.
Teenage girls -- Juvenile fiction.
Young adult fiction.
Emotional problems -- Fiction.
Family life -- Fiction.
Friendship -- Fiction.
Love -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Humorous fiction.
Author Australia Council, sponsor
Children's Book Council of Australia.
LC no. 2013412843
ISBN 1921888954
9781921888953 (paperback)
Other Titles Creepy and Maud