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Skins: The Novel

By Ali Cronin

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The first fabulous novel centred around the series 3 cast of SKINS during their summer break.

This novel follows the 8 protagonists of series 3 and the forthcoming series 4 over the course of the college summer break.

Brand new storylines, that don't feature in the series, or the upcoming film. Effy, Freddie, JJ, Cook, Naomi, Pandora, Thomas and Katie are all dealing with the aftermath of the events at the end of series 3. Effy has fled to Italy with her mum, where she tries to put her feelings for Freddie, and the guilt she feels for stealing him from Katie out of her mind. The perfect distraction comes in the form of sophisticated older man, Aldo...

Naomi and Emily are struggling with spending time apart when Em goes to France with her parents and battles with her stubborn twin sister, Katie. Back in Bristol, Naomi pines for Emily while wondering about her future education. Thomas and Pandora are sweetly in love, and finding it difficult to consummate their feelings for each other. Freddy and Cook are engaged in a vigorous game of sexual one-upmanship with a frustrated JJ as referee...

By the end of the summer, the gang will have resolved some issues and brought up some more, but always in the raw, uncompromising, contradictory and authentic narrative style that makes the series so popular and compelling.

WARNING: EXPLICIT CONTENT. Language and sexual references are graphic.

Biographical Notes

Ali Cronin is a freelance writer. This is her first novel.

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  • ISBN: 9781844569830
  • Publication date: 07 Jan 2010
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  • Imprint: Hodder Children's Books
As fast-paced and frenetic as the TV show...incredibly readable — DIVA Arts Magazine
If you're a fan of Skins... you'll really enjoy this. — Diva
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