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Rumi Vashey is ten years, two months, thirteen days, two hours, forty-two minutes and six seconds old. The probability of her walking home from school with John Kemble is 0.2142, a probability severely reduced by the lacy frock and thick woollen tights she is forced to wear by her father. For Rumi is a gifted child and, as her father sees it, discipline is everything if the family is to have any hope of making its mark on its adoptive country. But Rumi is growing up and numbers no longer occupy her every waking moment: she abandons her homework to seek out friendship and replaces equations with stories from Malory Towers. And, as the pressure at home intensifies, so too does Rumi's desire for love.

Accolades

Winner of Desmond Elliott Prize 2008.
Shortlisted for Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year Award 2008.
Shortlisted for Costa First Novel Award 2007.
Release date NZ
June 28th, 2007
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Edition
Open market ed
Imprint
Viking
ISBN-13
9780670917136
Product ID
1647088

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