The Brilliant Ideas of Lily Green by Lisa Siberry | Hardie Grant Publishing

The Brilliant Ideas of Lily Green


A dash of Judy Blume, a spoonful of secrets and a whole lot of fun get mixed up in this big-hearted debut by Ampersand Prize-winning author Lisa Siberry. Twelve-year-old Lily Green’s life is falling apart. Her best friend, Violet, is more interested in the latest shade of lip gloss than hanging out. Her enemy, Zoe, is determined to beat Lily in the school science competition – and win Violet’s friendship, too. Worst of all, Lily's precious family beauty salon – the last connection she has to her dad – has hit hard times, and her mum has decided to sell it.
 
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ISBN:

9781760503659

Format:

Paperback

Pages:

288

Dimensions:

19cm x 12cm

RRP:

$17.99

Category:

Middle-grade Fiction

Publisher:

Hardie Grant Egmont

Published:

01 August 2019

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Lisa Siberry

Lisa Siberry is a freelance writer and content producer who spent many years working at the ABC. She lives in Sydney with her husband and two children. Her debut middle-grade novel, The Brilliant Ideas of Lily Green, won the 2017 Ampersand Prize, the premier award for debut authors in Australia and New Zealand. Like Lily Green, she made lots of things when she was a kid, including a very dreadful squashed-jasmine-flower