"This is well-written, sensitive on issues such as sexual abuse, and, whether in her tower or the outside world, Ele's voice and vision of the world will keep readers intrigued." Books for Keeps 'Impossible to put down - this is a writer to watch.' C.J. Skuse _____ Here's the thi... read full description below.
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||3 January 2019 by Penguin
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||By Juckes, Sarah Ann
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"This is well-written, sensitive on issues such as sexual abuse, and, whether in her tower or the outside world, Ele's voice and vision of the world will keep readers intrigued." Books for Keeps 'Impossible to put down - this is a writer to watch.' C.J. Skuse _____ Here's the thing about being Inside. Ain't no one believes that they are.Ele has never been Outside, but she knows it exists - she just has to prove it. Her whole world is Inside. Trapped with her books and the Others and Him. She has never seen a tree or felt the rain but that's about to change. Ele's getting out. For good. ____In the spirit of Emma Donoghue's Room, Outside is a poignant story of strength, friendship and unconditional love, even in the most challenging of circumstances.
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||...this is no fantasy book but a clever exploration of how we tell ourselves certain narratives in order to make sense of our world. It's a book about speaking your truth without shame, coming to terms with your past and giving a voice to those who have been silenced or mistreated.
Sarah Ann Juckes is a Content Creator for The Writers' Workshop. The Proof of the Outside was shortlisted for Mslexia's Children's Novel competition and longlisted for the Bath Novel Award. Sarah volunteers for the NSPCC's 'Speak Out and Stay Safe' programme, and mentors under-represented writers with Creative Future - both causes that inspired this book.