Short-listed for the CBCA Book of the Year: Older Readers "When can I hold you then?" He whispered. "I want to. I... " He was going to say I love you - but what did that mean? For Xavier McLachlan, rugby is life. Winning a 1st XV jersey means everything... Until he meets Nuala Magee. Has there ever been a girl like her? She's feisty, she's troubled, she's dangerous. What will his mates think? Does he even care? Everything looks different now. Xavier McLachlan is in love.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - dalzan - LibraryThing
Xavier is in year 12 at a private boys school and is desperate to get selected for the football team. He notices Nuala at the train station who is dressed and acting like a boy. He’s intrigued and ... Read full review
Review: Touch MeUser Review - Kathy - Goodreads
Realism and YA fiction at it's best. A relate-able story with believable characters. A great read and a great part of the school curriculum. Read full review