Author(s): Michelle Magorian
The holiday was supposed to give them a break, a chance to get away and heal after the loss of the baby. But Hannah's parents are still listless and distracted, and her toddler brother doesn't understand what's going on. And worst of all, something feels wrong in Hannah's room. Her mum and dad don't understand what she's trying to tell them, so one stormy night Hannah sneaks out to find someone who can tell her the truth about the Front Room...Particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant and dyslexic readers aged 12+
Reading Age 7, Interest Age Teen
RA 8+ IA 13+
Michelle Magorian is best-known for her first novel for young readers, Goodnight Mister Tom. It won numerous awards including the Guardian Children's Fiction Award and has sold in excess of 1.2 million copies in the UK alone, as well as being adapted into a BAFTA award-winning TV film starring John Thaw.