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Jaclyn Moriarty is the prize-winning, best-selling author of novels for young adults and adults including Feeling Sorry for Celia and The Year of Secret Assignments. Jaclyn grew up in Sydney, lived in England, the US, and Canada, and now lives in Sydney again. She was born in 1968 in Perth and studied English and Law at the University of Sydney. She then completed a Masters in Law at Yale University and a PhD at Gonville Caius College, Cambridge. She worked asan entertainment an dmedia lawyer before becoming a full-time writer. The Asbury Brookfield Series is four novels that revolve around various student that attend the exclusive private school, Asbury High. Many of the students cross over into more than one novel. The series includes: Feeling Sorry for Celia, Finding Cassie Crazy, The Betrayal of Bindy Mackenzie, and Dreaming of Amelia. Her title The Cracks in the Kingdom won the Aurealis Award in 2014 for Young Adult Novel. It also won the Ethel Turner Prize for Young People¿s Literature. (Bowker Author Biography)
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The Year Of Secret Assignments 1,366 copies, 44 reviews
Feeling Sorry for Celia 1,005 copies, 31 reviews
Murder Of Bindy Mackenzie 631 copies, 23 reviews
A Corner of White 450 copies, 43 reviews
Spell Book Of Listen Taylor 318 copies, 11 reviews
The Ghosts Of Ashbury High 278 copies, 10 reviews
The Cracks in the Kingdom 161 copies, 10 reviews
Gravity Is the Thing 126 copies, 9 reviews
A Tangle of Gold 99 copies, 4 reviews
The Book That Made Me (Contributor) 65 copies, 6 reviews
Begin, End, Begin: A #LoveOzYA Anthology (Contributor) 43 copies, 3 reviews
Can You Keep a Secret? (Contributor) 37 copies
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