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Jenny Downham

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Jenny Downham

A Conversation with Jenny Downham, author of You Against Me
 
Before I Die, published in 2007, was a huge success. Was it difficult to write another novel following that?
It’s very easy for a first time novelist to feel like an impostor, to fret that everyone who has shown faith in them will soon realise that they’ve made a horrible mistake and that coming up with a second novel is completely out of the question. I spent a lot of time worrying instead of writing.
 
Both of your young adult novels broach difficult subjects—the terminal illness of a teen in Before I Die... Read More


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Before I Die
Written by Jenny Downham

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Before I Die
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You Against Me
Written by Jenny Downham

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You Against Me
Written by Jenny Downham

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