Star for a Day

Jean Ure, illustrated by Charlie Alder
AUD $12.99

A brand new low-reading age edition of a warm and wise tale about the unique challenges of pre-teen life, particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant and dyslexic readers aged 7+

Lucy has lived her entire life in her sister’s shadow – Lola is always the centre of attention and constantly in need of new clothes for a party or kit for her dancing, meaning Lucy often goes without. But when a talent show comes to town, an unlikely ally helps Lucy step into the spotlight for once. Will Lucy discover her own star quality?

Author bio:

Jean Ure was born and brought up in the suburbs of London. She wrote her first novel at 16 years old and has been writing ever since. Jean enjoys writing books for young girls that deal with real issues in a warm and insightful way. She lives with her husband and their large family of rescued cats and dogs in South London.

Category: Children’s & educational
ISBN: 9781781129333
Publisher: Faber Factory
Imprint: Barrington Stoke
Pub Date: March 2020
Page Extent: 72
Format: Paperback - B format
Age: 7 - 10
Subject: Children's, Teenage & educational