This article is within the scope of wikiproject children's literature, a collaborative effort to improve the coverage of children's literature on wikipedia if you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see a list of open tasks. Looking for jj setting plot the setting in the beginning of the book is berwick waters where jennifer killed michelle after she is let out of jail she moves to croyden. Anne cassidy was born in london in 1952, and worked for some years as a teacher, before becoming a full-time writer her books also include missing judy (2002), the story of kim, whose sister judy has been missing for six years, and looking for jj (2004) jj is jennifer jones, a girl who is released. Note: citations are based on reference standards however, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study the specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Vivid writing, humane characters, and sensitive narration make this award-winning young adult novel a gripping listen the story is unforgettably dark: a 10-year-old girl murders her best friend, and after serving five and a half years in prison, she struggles to keep the secret from those in her new life.
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Anne cassidy, looking for jj was a very easy book to read the book is based on a woman's early life as a child it uncovers her life and gives clues to a murder as it goes along. Looking for jj by: anne cassidy jennifer jones she had killed her best friend because she didn't want her to leave however, because of that, she was put in prison for 6 years after she was released, she was chased and publicized as a threat, and has continuously live her life in fear of being found. Looking for jj is a young adult novel by british author anne cassidy, first published in 2004 it is about a teenage girl who was convicted of murder as a child.
Looking for jj is a young adult novel by anne cassidy about a british teen struggling to piece together her life despite a dark secret: as a child, she murdered another child the book was published in 2004 and received that year's booktrust teenage prize. Looking for jj is a spectacular plot ruined by dismal writing alice has more layers than most characters neglected as a child, abused without bruises anyone can see, young jennifer is the opposite if a cold blooded killer the public fears. The press are looking for her to give them a great story, but she is also looking for herself it is a sensitive and at times tense look at the psyche of a child that killed another child the writer is sympathetic to jj, and reader is invited to be so also. Wedding dresses for any size, style, and silhouette your wedding is one of the most memorable days in your life make sure your dress fits this oh-so-special occasion by choosing the absolute perfect match from our extensive collection of more than 1,000 wedding dresses.
Looking for jj by anne cassidy is about a young girl called jenifer jones jenifer killed her best friend when she was about a 10 years old she was arrested and taken to jail. Check that this is appropriate for your class i created this for a bottom set year 9 class of all boys and they loved it some of the topics and themes may be tricky to discuss in class with groups read the book before you teach itbr . A movie trailer based on the book looking for jj made by kyra, phoenix, grayson, brad, amy, kennedy, holly, and sarah.
Looking for jj anne cassidy isbn 978--15-206190-6 harcourt, 2004 grade 8 and up realistic fiction/crime jj hasn't existed since alice was released from prison, but when someone starts looking for her in town, will her secrets be exposed. Find great deals on ebay for looking for jj shop with confidence. When she was ten, alice did something so wicked that the whole world would hate her if they knew now she's sixteen, free at last, with a new identity and a new life.