My life as a rat

A dark story with a tense and propulsive atmosphere

Violet Rue Kerrigan grows up in a big family and is her daddy’s favourite. That is until she does the unthinkable – choosing the truth over her family. Violet Rue suffers the consequences of her decision. The book tells of her experiences of a life in “exile”, whilst dealing with of a wide range of themes along the way: racism, misogyny, family values and a girls troubled adolescence.


Review by: Korsholms bibliotek Wednesday, January 8, 2020