About this book
The novelist turns her focus on herself, recounting her childhood in the 1950s and 1960s, with the poverty, fashions and culture brilliantly recreated. 'Galloway provides sentences blazing with light, a gorgeous draft of terror' "Observer"
Deals with the routine dependencies and confusions, hopes and triumphs of childhood. This title is also about emergence, as slowly, the beginnings of unsuspected rage that pushed the silent girl towards her voice.