A sparkling gem of a novel for older readers from bestselling Jacqueline Wilson, featuring a special introduction by the author.
JACQUELINE WILSON is an extremely well-known and hugely popular author who served as Children's Laureate from 2005-7. She has been awarded a number of prestigious awards, including the British Children's Book of the Year and the Guardian Children's Fiction Award (for The Illustrated Mum), the Smarties Prize and the Children's Book Award (for Double Act, for which she was also highly commended for the Carnegie Medal). In 2002 Jacqueline was given an OBE for services to literacy in schools and in 2008 she was appointed a Dame. She was the author most borrowed from British libraries in the last decade. 'A brilliant writer of wit and subtlety' THE TIMES 'She should be prescribed for all cases of reading reluctance' INDEPENDENT ON SUNDAY 'Has a rare gift for writing lightly and amusingly about emotional issues' BOOKSELLER
"Yet another fantastic contribution from Jacqueline Wilson" * Bookseller * "Another lovely Jacqueline Wilson story, full of high drama and gentle moments and the blinding truth. Highly recommended" * Reading Matters * "A compelling mix of gritty realism and warmth where the chaos is largely redeemed by love" * Independent * "Wilson writes with such humour and affection for her characters that this book is full of unexpected joy" * Daily Mail *