What if YOU were left holding the baby?
You’re waiting for the postman – he’s bringing your A level results. University, a career as a journalist – a glittering future lies ahead. But when the doorbell rings it’s your old girlfriend; and she’s carrying a baby.
You’re fine to look after it, for an hour or two, while she does some shopping. Then she doesn’t come back and your future suddenly looks very different…
Praise for Boys Don’t Cry:
An extraordinary book, and truly is Malorie Blackman at her best – Guardian
Blackman’s emotional intelligence is such that Boys Don’t Cry should be read aloud in every secondary school – The Times
Her writing at its best, creating characters and a story which, once read, will not easily go away – Independent