artichoke hearts book

I was thinking before I got to the sad part (don't want to spoilt it for anyone) that I give this book 2.5 stars but after, it made me cry and a book that does that deserves more stars. This novel is Sita's debut novel and I after reading it, I am very excited what more she has to offer us! #store-introduction-sheet-widget{font-size:13px;line-height:18px;font-family:"Amazon Ember",Arial,sans-serif}#store-introduction-sheet-widget .a-button{margin-left:12px;margin-right:12px} (window.AmazonUIPageJS ? This isn't my usual sort of read, I do like the odd bit of contemporary fiction but wasn't too sure about this. Includes initial monthly payment and selected options. Rosemary Goode has never fit in at school. “Most people, by the time they get old, have grown tough little shells around their hearts. . (window.AmazonUIPageJS ? She starts her period before her best friend Millie, and doesn't tell her. 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