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Sydney-based author John Larkin was born in England but grew up in the western suburbs of Sydney. He has, at various stages of his writing career, supported his habit by working as a supermarket trolley boy, shelf-stacker, factory hand, forklift driver, professional soccer player and computer programmer. He now writes and teaches writing full-time. John has a BA in English Literature and a MA in Creative Writing from Macquarie University. John's The Shadow Girl won the Victorian Premier's Literary Awards 2012 Prize for Writing for Young Adults.
The author of Spaghetti Legs brings you another HILARIOUS novel.Brendan Stevens' life is falling apart. His dad and his brother have gone to live on the other side of the country, and his mother hates flying. His girlfriend or - to use her term - ex-girlfriend, Helen Wong, is going out with his worst enemy and there's a strange demonic presence in Brendan's bedroom - apart from his socks.