You Against Me

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RHCP, Dec 2, 2010 - Juvenile Fiction - 416 pages
44 Reviews

When Mikey's sister claims a boy assaulted her, his world begins to fall apart.

When Ellie's brother is charged with the offence, her world begins to unravel.

When Mikey and Ellie meet, their worlds collide.

A brave and unflinching novel from the bestselling author of Before I Die, about first love, loyalty, betrayal and truth.

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User Review  - Staciesnape - LibraryThing

Let me first start of by saying that I had been waiting to read this book for what seems like years, even though in reality its only been 2. I remember first reading Before I Die and being moved to ... Read full review

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User Review  - crashmyparty - LibraryThing

You Against Me is the second novel of Jenny Downham, whose first offering Before I Die I couldn't connect with. Though I found it well written, there was something missing that just didn't make it ... Read full review

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About the author (2010)

Jenny Downham was an actress for many years before concentrating on her writing full-time. She lives in London with her two sons.

Her debut novel Before I Die was critically acclaimed and was shortlisted for the 2007 Guardian Award and the 2008 Lancashire Children's Book of the Year, nominated for the 2008 Carnegie Medal and the 2008 Booktrust Teenage Prize, and won the 2008 Branford Boase Award.

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