Tessa In Love
Wolfie was totally scruffy…and totally sexy.
It wasn't love at first sight, because I'd been aware of him
for years and just hadn't noticed before. It was like really
seeing someone for the first time. Then he waved me over! I looked
behind me to make sure he wasn't beckoning to somebody else.
laughed, and mouthed, 'Yes, you.'
I pulled my skirt down as far
as it would go and rubbed a bit of leaf over my trainers to make
them seem beaten up, then made
way over - but on the way, I slightly forgot to how to walk. I
was taking insanely big steps…'
Tessa has always been 'the
quiet one', while her best friend, Matty, is outgoing and constantly
has boys flocking around her. But when
Tessa falls in love for the first time at sixteen, everything
changes. Tessa finds a soulmate in Wolfie, a committed green
she grows more confident and outspoken every day. She also begins
to look at the world differently…
But just when their love is at its strongest, tragedy strikes.
How will she ever be able to cope?
"Had be living with the characters, laughing
with them, changing the world with them, and if I dare admit
A fabulous story I couldn't put it down."
Wendy Cooling, Reviewer and Children's Book consultant
"The developing attraction between Wolfie and Tessa is
handled with a rare grace and ranks as one of the finest evocations
love I have read – subtle, delicate, and utterly moving.
A fine piece of writing which will help, guide and absorb anyone
who has experienced love and loss."
Books for Kids
"This presses all the right buttons for laughter and tears, while reassuring teens that it's OK to be who you are."