The first time we met, Jewel Valentine saved my life.
Isn’t it enough having your very own terminal disease, without your mother dying? Or your father dating your Art teacher?
No wonder Sacha Thomas ends up in the lake that Saturday evening…
But the real question is: how does he end up in love with Jewel Valentine?
With the help of quirky teenage prodigies Little Al and True Grisham, Sacha and Jewel have a crazy adventure, with a little lobster emancipation along the way.
But Sacha’s running out of time, and Jewel has secrets of her own.
Girl Saves Boy is a hugely talented debut novel, funny and sad, silly and wise. It’s a story of life, death, love… and garden gnomes.
How sweet does that sound? And mysterious too. That cover is just breathtaking. I can't stop looking at it, so pretty it is.
I have to bow to you, Steph. Those names are really interesting! Jewel Valentine and Sasha Thomas? They sound great together.
GSB will be published by Text Publishing in Australia and New Zealand in September 2010, and by Egmont USA in America in Summer 2011.