“A Little Less Girl” by Tess Oliver was first published in 2011. The book is primarily a teenage romance, but it also includes a deadly mystery. Romance and mystery genres of literature have been very skilfully merged in the story, but at the same time it deals with several major issues of the time.
Some of the most significant themes or issues that the novel explores are friendship, young love, teenage suicide, self respect, and unacceptable student-teacher relationships. There is no doubt that the author has very skilfully investigated these and some other important themes in the present novel.
Ready Reference Treatise: A Little Less Girl
Chapter One: Introduction
Chapter Two: Plot Overview
Chapter Three: Major Characters
Chapter Four: Complete Summary
Chapter Five: Thematic Analysis