Like a punch in the gut, this powerful novel creates a compelling, unforgettable portrait of a teenage girl battling with the anger boiling inside her.
Sometimes Mara feels as if there's a fireball in her head and a roaring behind her eyes. Then she runs like a machine, her ears humming, her heart thumping against her ribs: Let me out! I've got to get out of here. When her body finally gives her the signal - It's all right. Stop. Relax - she doesn't know where she is.
Mara was only ten when she first felt red rage and had the urge to destroy something. Now she knows it's because she's afraid of being destroyed herself. Her one ray of hope is Tibor
About Brigitte Blobel
Brigitte Blobel is a journalist, screenwriter, and best-selling writer in her native Germany. She has written more than thirty novels for young adults and has been translated into nineteen languages for the enjoyment of readers around the world. A passionate follower of social issues, Blobel frequently explores the troubles facing young people. Red Rage (Roter Zorn) is the first of her books to be translated into English.
Impossible to put down! Addictive. Mara's character is very original and the unpredictability of the events keeps you on the edge of your seat!' Jasmine, 16
Mara evokes unexpected sympathy from the reader, even though she would not want it.' Elia, 16
Allen & Unwin
Author: Brigitte Blobel
RRP: $ 16.95