Fat has been rejected by her mother, bullied by school mates, set herself up with a deadbeat, become a mother twice with tragic consequences and suffered a monumental breakdown. Why then are her father and older sister writing a letter pleading to a judge to help them? This book speaks in the voice of Fat’s father and older sister and is absolutely riveting. A great Australian author.
Busy chick’s highlight – I didn’t realise that I was crying over the last three pages until my husband questioned me !