"It's crazy, starting at a new school. " This haunting story about Rafaella, the new girl at school who finds making friends hard, is a stunning piece of writing. . Beautifully illustrated throughout by Jason Cockcroft, this is a modern classic by the winner of the Children's Book Award. It conveys so much, so simply and so well. , 'A humane and honest story. . Until a secret friendship starts, full of warmth and mystery. For days you feel so new and lost it's as if you've wandered into a foreign country where you can't speak the language. a fine weepy with a moral, about the dangers of playground cliquishness and cruelty. ' The Sunday Times. , With her strange name and sticking out ears she's different from the rest. A book about real dilemmas that children face every day - full of warmth and by an award-winning author. ' The Scotsman'. Lucy is the first to tease, the first to call her 'Earwig'.
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