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Tulip Taylor

by Anna Mainwaring

Publishing 20 June 2019

£7.99 pre-order here

 

Take another look. Challenged to go on a ‘survival’ reality TV show, fifteen- year-old make-up vlogger Tulip only accepts to escape her mother’s mon- ey-making schemes and protect her younger brother and sister. Set up to fail, can she prove to the TV show, the cute but annoying boy who got her on there and – most importantly – to herself, that she’s more than just a pretty face?

 
Praise for Tulip Taylor:
 
'A hilarious and inspiring read. Tulip's comical, cringe-worthy misadventures are underpinned by truths about stereotype-busting and the power of taking risks.' Rachel McIntyre
 
'A brilliantly funny, heartfelt novel that bridges the gap perfectly between middle grade and more adult-themed YA, but which will also be enjoyed by older readers. Loaded with laugh-out-loud moments, and unfortunately for our heroine many cringe-worthy ones, the reader can’t help but root for the strong and perceptive Tulip as she is tested repeatedly in full view of the world. You’ll never do cartwheels or complain about your mother again!' Marie Basting
 
'I loved it! I was chuckling out loud. Huge fun, and so refreshing. A Pride and Prejudice for our times! Warm, wise and witty, this made me laugh out loud.
I read this at a gallop - feisty, fun and feminist, Tulip Taylor will warm your heart.' Olivia Levez
 
'Tulip Taylor is smart and sassy and just the thing for the vlogging generation.' Hayley Long
 
'Tulip - a heroine with such heart - will have you rooting for her from the start. Anna Mainwaring brilliantly exposes the pressures on teenagers living in a digital world, but also the power each individual has to create change. Funny and clever, compulsively readable: I absolutely loved this novel.' Louisa Reid