Of Let's get Lost: 'A teen book that is honest and gritty. Sarra Manning voices what other people feel.'
(Lesley at Betty Bookmark 20060112)
Of Guitar Girl: ..I have two favourite books of all time. My first one is Guitar Girl by Sarra Manning. I love it - it's so inspirational to anyone whos interested in music specially rock, punk or indie sounds...I thought it was amazing.'
('Donaholic' writing for Red House Online Message Board 20050618)
'Sarra Manning has crafted that rare thing, a novel that is insightful and observant whilst remaining a truly compelling read.'
(Achuka Reviews 20050618)
About the Author
Sarra Manning is a teen queen extraordinaire. She spent five years
working on the legendary but now sadly defunct UK teen mag, J17, first
as a writer and then as Entertainment Editor. She then joined the
launch team of teen fashion bible Ellegirl UK, which she later went on
to edit and has consulted on a wide range of other youth titles
including Bliss, The Face and More.
Sarra was most recently editor of BBC's What To Wear magazine. She's
now advises a number of UK magazine publishers as well as writing
features and a monthly column for ELLE UK and is a regular contributor
to Grazia and Red magazines. Sarra has also contributed to The
Guardian, ES Magazine, Seventeen, Details and Heat and wrote the Shop
Bitch column for Time Out London. Sarra lives in North London with her
devoted dog, Dino, the mongrel she saved from an untimely death.