Just Gerry

By: Christine Chaundler
Published By: Double9 Books
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"Just Gerry" by Christine Chaundler is a captivating coming-of-age novel that encapsulates the essence of British literature. Set against the backdrop of adolescence, friendship, and family drama, Chaundler's novel follows Gerry on a transformative journey through school, navigating the complexities of identity and romance. As Gerry grapples with the challenges of growing up, readers are drawn into a world filled with relatable teenage experiences and moments of profound growth. Chaundler skillfully explores themes of friendship and family dynamics, capturing the nuances of adolescent relationships with sensitivity and depth. Through Gerry's narrative, the novel offers a poignant reflection on the trials and triumphs of youth, as well as the universal quest for self-discovery and acceptance. Set within the context of British society, "Just Gerry" provides readers with a glimpse into the cultural landscape of the time, enriching the story with elements of nostalgia and authenticity. Filled with heartfelt moments and memorable characters, "Just Gerry" is a timeless tale of adolescence and the pursuit of identity, resonating with readers of all ages as they embark on their own journeys of growth and self-realization.

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Christine Chaundler

Christine Chaundler was a prolific English children's author who also penned novels for boys under the name Peter Martin.Some of her hundreds of short stories were featured on BBC. She was born in Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, the daughter of Henry Chaundler, a solicitor, and Constance Julia Chaundler (née Thompson). She attended Queen Anne's School, Caversham, until she was sixteen, and then St Winifred's School, Llanfairfechan. Aside from a brief stint in the Land Army during World War I, Chaundler worked in editorial positions as she developed her writing career. By 1920, her profits had enabled her to construct a home on the Sussex Downs, where she stayed until her death in 1972. She has never married. Chaundler staged a children's version of Sleeping Beauty at Biggleswade Town Hall in 1910. Chaundler's first earnings as a writer occurred in 1912, when she won 10s 6d in a Prize Poem competition organized by Girls' Realm. She began producing stories and books for both girls and boys, and her income grew from there. She worked as a sub-editor for Little Folks from 1914 to 1917 before briefly joining the Land Army. She edited juvenile novels for James Nisbet and Company until 1922. In the 1930s, she reviewed children's books for The Quiver.

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Product Details

  • Publisher: Double 9 Books
  • Publishing Year: 2024
  • Language: English
  • Paperback: 142pages
  • ISBN-10: 9362760533
  • ISBN-13: 9789362760531
  • Item Weight: 184.6g
  • Dimension : 216 x 140 x 8.21mm
  • Reading age: 10+
  • Country of Origin : India
  • Importer: Double 9 Books
  • Packer: Double 9 Books
  • Book Type : Fiction / Coming of Age