Shades of Scarlet
When Mum gives her the notebook, Scarlet should be happy. It’s beautiful, with its shiny scarlet cover and its blank pages full of promise. But Scarlet is absolutely not in the mood for a peace offering. Does Mum really think she can tear their family apart and expect Scarlet to be happy about it? And it’s Dad’s fault too. Why didn’t he fight to keep them all together? Now Scarlet has to start a new life, and none of it was her choice. Scarlet decides there’s only one thing she can write in the notebook. The truth, about everything…
'This rite-of-passage story is compelling, entertaining, insightful and kind' Sunday Times Children's Book of the Week ----- 'The perfect novel for young teens... An absolute triumph of a novel' BookTrust ----- 'This is a brilliant as well as a timely novel' Books for Keeps ----- 'A funny and heart-warming tale of growing up and getting wise' LoveReading
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