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Bollywood babes

Bollywood babes

Dhami, Narinder

The Bindi Babes' school is desperate for funds, so their auntie suggests a fundraising Bollywood party. The girls plan to deliver a real Bollywood actress, but what they end up with is a penniless, faded recluse with a foul temper who decamps to their house and insists on being treated like a star

Paperback, Book. English. Children's stories.
Published London: Corgi Yearling, 2004
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Statement of responsibility: Narinder Dhami
ISBN: 0440865131, 9780440865131
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Physical Description: 226 p. ; 20 cm.
Subject: Asians Great Britain Juvenile fiction.; Sisters Great Britain Juvenile fiction.

Accelerated Reading

Book Level: 4.3
Interest Level: MY
Points: 6
Quiz Number: 221224

Author note

Narinder Dhami is a young writer who has already found a strong voice for children's fiction. She has had two novels for a slightly older age group published by Collins, and we are looking forward to establishing her in a younger market on our list. Her first book for Transworld, ANNIE'S GAME, was published in Corgi Yearling in April 1999: 'A terrific story' The Observer,

'Dhami brings a light touch to the seriousness of the issues thrown up in this novel and to its resolution' Books for Keeps

Author lives: Cambridge


This hilarious romp is just what you need to bring a touch of exotic glamour to your summer hols
The Sunday Times

Back cover copy

The girls' school is desperate for money

and Auntie volunteers to help by organising

a fundraising Bollywood party. The girls

think they've struck on a brilliant idea for the

party when they discover a former Bollywood

star living nearby. But there's a reason this

actress is in hiding, and the girls begin

to wish she'd stayed there . . .