Elissa Soave

Ginger and Me

McNeillie Tent
Mon 26 Sep
16:30 UK

Wendy is 19 years old. After losing her mum, she spends her days driving the 255 bus around Uddingston and visiting her social worker. She is lonely but coping. Then everything changes when she meets Ginger, another teenager, one with flaming orange hair and a bravery Wendy doesn’t have. A friendship forms that changes Wendy’s life over one summer. But will it lead to trouble?

About the author

Elissa Soave won the Primadonna Prize in 2019 for an extract from Ginger & Me. Like her character Wendy, she is from Uddingston.

Copies of Elissa Soave's book Ginger and Me can be found here.