My Life's not Funny by Liza Miles
Amelia is faced with a decision no girl of twelve should have to make. Wanting to avenge her brother Billy and find out who killed him and his friends Amelia finds herself drawn in to the dark and murky underworld of drugs, trafficking and exploitation.
A coming of age story for modern times, My Life deals with the very real threat of violence and danger a young girl without a strong family support network can face.
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