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Nervous laughter: Nina Kenwood on ‘It Sounded Better in My Head’

Nina Kenwood won the 2018 Text Prize for her YA debut It Sounded Better in My Head (Text, August), which follows neurotic 18-year-old Natalie as she navigates first love during the summer between high school and university. Reviewer Annie Waters calls it a ‘gorgeous and funny coming-of-age novel that perfectly...

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