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Street Song @sheenawriter @inkroadbooks #YA #Giveaway

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When life goes off-key, change your tune. RyLee’s career is over. After winning a national TV talent show and becoming a teen pop sensation, his fame and success has quickly been followed by addiction, media scrutiny, and career suicide. After a brief spell in rehab, 18-year-old Ryan has some rethinking to do. His stepdad – music promoter and self-appointed creator of ‘RyLee’ – wants him at home and in school, and under his thumb. But after an argument descends into violence, Ryan decides to run away from his old life, his failed career, and his dysfunctional family.

When he meets the stunningly witty but distinctly average guitar-player Toni almost directly outside his front door, the opportunity to start afresh seems too good to pass up. Before long, he has arrived in a new city, joined Toni’s amazingly talented band, and reinvented himself under the name ‘Cal’. For the first time in his life, Ryan has friends around him, he’s playing the music he’s always wanted to play, and – despite living in a hostel, busking for his wages, and living under a false identity – he’s finally happy. But just when Ryan feels like he has truly started over, his past begins to catch up with him.

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Sheena Wilkinson 

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Sheena Wilkinson has been established as one of Ireland’s most acclaimed writers of contemporary realistic fiction for young people. She has won four Children’s Book Ireland awards for her work, and has also been awarded a White Raven Award from the International Youth Library; an IBBY Honour Listing; and has been shortlisted for the Reading Association of Ireland Awards twice. Wilkinson was granted a Major Award from the Arts Council of Northern Ireland, its highest award. A professional mentor on the Creative Writing degree at the National University of Ireland, Wilkinson also set-up and runs the Belfast Inter-Schools Creative Writing Network, and has just been appointed a Royal Literary Fund Fellow at Queens University, Belfast.

 

My Review of Street Song By Sheena Wilkinson

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Ink Road Books has delivered another smasher of a book. Brilliantly written by Sheena Wilkinson, Street Song, shows the behind scenes look at the real price of fame. With raw, real to life characters that grip onto you and take you on a gritty emotional ride.

This book is not butterflies and unicorns. It is realistic and truthful. Packed from front to back with emotion.  Lot’s of important life lessons from this gem of a book. #YA book fans should snap this up!

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Giveaway ~ Copy of Street Song By Sheena Wilkinson 

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