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AURÉLIE LAFLAMME'S DIARY

V3 - SUMMER AT MY GRANDMOTHER'S


Original Title

Le journal d'Aurélie Laflamme - Tome 3 Un été chez ma grand-mère

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France, Germany, Portugal, Hungary.

One of the biggest hits in Quebec literature! 8 volumes, a million copies sold, 2 successful teen movies.


Aurélie Laflamme is a 14-year-old girl—a bit shy, pretty funny and very clumsy—who feels like she's been left behind on Earth by some extraterrestrials after an intergalactic journey! Aurélie is still grieving the loss of her father. Her sense of humor and her determination helped her overcome this ordeal. But once you turn 14, a whole new range of explosive emotions inevitably show up to complicate your life. With humor and sensitivity Aurélie faces the hazards of teen life, such as friendship (and the sacrifices she must make to preserve it); academic success (loaded with obstacles, especially when you have the feeling they've transplanted squirrel synapses into your brain by mistake), the desire to see her mother find a boyfriend who's good for her and of course, love. The Diary of Aurélie Laflamme is the story of an ordinary teenager in search of her place in the universe.

VOLUME THREE
On the eve of her fifteenth birthday, Aurélie Laflamme decides it's about time she became more mature. It's simply not acceptable to continue being invaded by all sorts of uncontrollable emotions! Regardless of her breakup with Nicolas, her disappointing grades and the fact that her mother is taking a trip across the Atlantic with her new boyfriend (possibly evil), Aurélie (aided by all the chocolate she can get her hands on) has every intention of staying calm. Good thing the school year's almost over, she'll finally be able to catch her breath and put her new attitude into practice! Over the holidays, Aurélie goes to the country to stay at her grandmother's. If she imagined she'd be spending the summer in a totally peaceful place (just shy of depressing), listening to the sparrows chirping and watching earthworms performing their traditional mating dances, in all actuality, a host of adventures await her. See complete product information (French)
Price : 
14.95 $ CAD
ISBN : 
9782761943741
Publication date : 
April 2015
Category : 
Fiction
Pages : 
288 pages


Author

India Desjardins

India Desjardins

India Desjardins loves chocolate, doesn't like having to move to
a new home, has invented lots of reasons not to go camping,
makes at least three mistakes a day and has a completely uncontrollable
brain. Here, the comparison ends with Aurélie Laflamme.
Following a ten-year career in journalism, the author
began doing what she most likes to do: writing fiction. Le journal
d'Aurélie Laflamme is written for teenagers, an audience that
she particularly likes. Her book Le Noël de Marguerite (illustrations
by Pascal Blanchet) won the prestigious 2014 Ragazzi
award for fiction at the Bologna Children's Book Fair. See full author information (French)




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