Shortlisted for...

Young Adult

When socialite Lexi Volkov almost overdoses, she thinks she's hit rock bottom. She's wrong.


Because rock bottom is when she's forced into an exclusive rehab facility.


From there, the only way is up for Lexi and her fellow inmates, including the mysterious Brady.


As she faces her demons, Lexi realises love is the most powerful drug of all ... 


It's a dirty business getting clean

About the Author

Juno Dawson grew up in West Yorkshire, writing imaginary episodes of DOCTOR WHO. She later turned her talent to journalism, interviewing bands before writing for a Brighton newspaper. Until recently, Juno worked as a teacher, specialising in PSHE. She is most proud of her work surrounding anti-bullying and family diversity. In 2014 she became a School Role Model for the charity STONEWALL. In 2015, Juno announced her intention to undergo gender transition and live as a woman.

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