DEAR NOBODY by Berlie Doherty, winner of the Carnegie Medal, is the moving story of two teenagers and an unplanned pregnancy. It is one. Click here to buy Dear Nobody from Wordery. Also published as an ebook, which is available from Amazon, Apple, Google and all usual. Berlie Doherty is an English novelist, playwright, children’s author and poet. Writer of Street Child and Dear Nobody. Details: Article/page.

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My only issue with it would be that it is so negative – I ended up feeling sorry for just about everybody in the story, including the older generations and the baby. Chris finishes reading the letters, realizes the baby is coming and rushes to the hospital, where he meets his newborn daughter, Amy.

They have sex and after just only that one time everything chances. They are in no way ready for the results of unprotected sex. But she only writes about herself and it looks as if she doesn’t want to know anything about her nobdy, who she hasn’t seen for years. Chris is very happy that Helen has decided to keep the baby. Unlike other stories of pregnant teenagers, this book precents the an honest veiw of Helen and Chris’s situation. He is the boyfriend of Helen.

I’m a huge fan of Berlie Doherty’s writing, but found this a little disappointing. Y es que la voz de la experiencia ayuda mucho a tomar decisiones. Its not a thrilling book. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.

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And then they have to face their families. He narrates the book with his point of view He is a very sensitive and cheerful person. English Choose a language for shopping. That said I really did enjoy reading this! I had to read this for school and I think it is safe to say that otherwise, I deag never even heard of and definitely never read this book. The story is beautifully told, the characters well-rounded, and their emotional life made real.


After that Helen feels closer to her mother than ever before. This one is positive. It tells of family, inheritance, and growing up. The book is also about the problems of growing up, about kids, who have to make future plans and decide what they want to do with their life.

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Additionally both teenagers have donerty with their parents: I would recommened this book to anyone, its so wonderful that everyone deserves to read it.

It shows the problems young people have to face in case of a pregnancy like non-acceptance of the society and problems with their parents, who often blame their kids, and can’t accept the new situation.

Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. I hope that everyone else who reads this will emjoy it as much as I did. When she realises that she is pregnant she can’t talk to anybody especially not to beroie parents. English – Literature, Works.

She is the daughter of an ‘intact’ middle class family. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Not what you expect from Penguin. The main characters Helen and Chris are both seniors and deeply berllie love when Chris gets Helen pregnant unwanted. Chris finds he is to become a father long before he is ready for it. The book is a compilation of berliie Chris’ narrates out of his point of view, and Helen’s letters.


His mother is very nice. I also like that is feels really timeless, even if opinions change and people grow more excepting of situations, it does stand up.

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Berlie Doherty – Dear Nobody

Chris is very disappointed about her. I found parts too upsetting to read. Aug 31, Wendy Leveret rated it liked it. I would recommend it especially to young people, because the book really deals with the current problems of today’s youth.

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She was searching more for a Father than for a husband. Helen doesn’t know how her life should go on and some days later Helen has ddar failed suicide. I particularly recommend ‘Deep Secret’, which was very powerfully written. The two main characters of this book are Chris and Helen.

When he gets to know that Helen is pregnant he doesn’t know what to do or how to behave but he tries to support Helen.