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Issue Details: First known date: 2005 2005
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'Jamie feels different because she's not a typical girl. Her sister, Sky, is ranked most popular girl in the school. How can she compete? Jamie has to decide how much she is willing to change in order to be accepted. She eventually learns from Des, the Mal surfer, that respecting yourself and facing up to your fears is the best way to contentment. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary.' (Publisher's blurb)

Notes

  • Dedication: to mark for his tips on surfing and water-walking. To the clean Sunny Coast waves for its lessons - cleverly disguised as fun. And to my surfing and life partner: Cath.

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Works about this Work

Hitting the Mark with Sports Fiction Kevin Steinberger , 2011 single work criticism
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , May vol. 26 no. 2 2011; (p. 14-16)
The Children's Book Council of Australia Judges' Report 2006 2006 single work column
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , August vol. 50 no. 3 2006; (p. 8-14)
Untitled Jean Yates , 2006 single work review
— Appears in: Books from Our Backyard : Must-Read Books from Queensland 2006; (p. 51)

— Review of To the Light Pat Flynn 2005 single work children's fiction
Give this Write a Wave Terry Oberg , 2005 single work review
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 13 -14 August 2005; (p. 6)

— Review of To the Light Pat Flynn 2005 single work children's fiction
Untitled Ricki Barrett , 2005 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking about Books for Children , September vol. 20 no. 4 2005; (p. 34)

— Review of To the Light Pat Flynn 2005 single work children's fiction
Untitled Clare Way , 2005 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , November vol. 49 no. 4 2005; (p. 29-30)

— Review of To the Light Pat Flynn 2005 single work children's fiction
Give this Write a Wave Terry Oberg , 2005 single work review
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 13 -14 August 2005; (p. 6)

— Review of To the Light Pat Flynn 2005 single work children's fiction
Untitled Ricki Barrett , 2005 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking about Books for Children , September vol. 20 no. 4 2005; (p. 34)

— Review of To the Light Pat Flynn 2005 single work children's fiction
Untitled Clare Way , 2005 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , November vol. 49 no. 4 2005; (p. 29-30)

— Review of To the Light Pat Flynn 2005 single work children's fiction
Untitled Jean Yates , 2006 single work review
— Appears in: Books from Our Backyard : Must-Read Books from Queensland 2006; (p. 51)

— Review of To the Light Pat Flynn 2005 single work children's fiction
The Children's Book Council of Australia Judges' Report 2006 2006 single work column
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , August vol. 50 no. 3 2006; (p. 8-14)
Hitting the Mark with Sports Fiction Kevin Steinberger , 2011 single work criticism
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , May vol. 26 no. 2 2011; (p. 14-16)
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