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Tiger milk / Stefanie De Velasco ; translated by Tim Mohr.

By: Velasco, Stefanie de, 1978- [author.].
Contributor(s): Mohr, Tim [translator.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : Head of Zeus, 2014Description: 246 p. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9781781858134.Uniform titles: Tigermilch. English Subject(s): Berlin (Germany) -- Fiction | Coming of age -- FictionGenre/Form: Bildungsromans.DDC classification: 833.92 Summary: Nini and Jameelah are fourteen. The summer has just begun and Berlin is their playground. Smelling of salt and suncream, sticky-lipped and heavy-eyed from drinking Tiger Milk all day, they head for the red light district. They've decided it's time to grow up - and practice makes perfect, doesn't it? Tender and funny, shocking and tragic this is an explosive literary debut about leaving childhood behind, ready or not.
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<p>An explosive literary debut, tender and funny, shocking and tragic, about the friendship between two fourteen-year-old girls on the loose during a long, hot summer in Berlin.

Originally published in the German language as Tigermilch by Stefanie de Velasco.

Nini and Jameelah are fourteen. The summer has just begun and Berlin is their playground. Smelling of salt and suncream, sticky-lipped and heavy-eyed from drinking Tiger Milk all day, they head for the red light district. They've decided it's time to grow up - and practice makes perfect, doesn't it? Tender and funny, shocking and tragic this is an explosive literary debut about leaving childhood behind, ready or not.

Translated from the German.

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