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Desperate Measures

Written by Laura Summers

Family / Home Stories Featured Books for 11+ readers General Fiction

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Shortlisted for the Waterstone's Book Award 2010

A compelling and heart-warming adventure featuring teenage twins Vicky and Rhianna. These twins couldn't be more different, but their foster parents can’t cope and it looks as if they and their younger brother will have to be split up. How can they stay together? Desperate times call for desperate measures…

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Teenage twins Vicky and Rhianna couldn't be more different, but their foster parents can’t cope and it looks as if they and their younger brother will have to be split up. How can they stay together? Desperate times call for desperate measures... A compelling and heart-warming adventure.

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ISBN: 9781848120501
Publication date: 02/11/2009
Publisher: Piccadilly Press Ltd
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781848120501
Publication date: 2nd November 2009
Author: Laura Summers
Publisher: Piccadilly Press Ltd
Format: Paperback
Suitable for: 11+ readers
Genres: Family / Home Stories, General Fiction
Other Categories: All Shortlists and Winners

About Laura Summers

Laura Summers grew up in South London and was a teacher before turning full time to writing. She has written extensively for many popular children’s television series including ‘The Story of Tracy Beaker’ (based on the novel by Jacqueline Wilson), ‘The New Worst Witch’, (based on the Jill Murphy books), and was recently nominated for a children’s BAFTA for one of her scripts for ‘The Little Princess’ - a pre-school animation series based on the picture books by Tony Ross. The idea for her first novel came from the observation ...

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