While sorting through her estranged grandma’s crazy collection of possessions, Scarlet discovers a novel imagining a girl just like her.
But as she reads about Ruby’s life in Edwardian London, Scarlet begins to realise that Ruby could be real… and that the mystery in the story in still unspooling from the past to the present.
Published by Scholastic
The story behind the dedication
“For Kate and Penny, who can see Ally Pally from their own attic…”
My neighbours Kate and Penny read my books together, and like me, their house has an amazing view from the loft of Alexandra Palace – which plays a big part in this novel!