Dramatic and evocative reworking of William Shakespeare's The Twelfth Night. Kitty runs away to join the circus but must disguide herself as a boy.
Girls disguised as boys, romantic confusion and an extraordinary enclosed world come together in this gorgeously crafted update of Shakespeare's Twelfth Night from an award-winning author.
Kitty's father won't let her follow her dreams and so, when Huxley's Circus comes to town, she disguises herself as a stable-lad and is taken on under the name of Kit. In her new disguise Kitty works with dark-eyed, curly-haired Jack and falls head over heels. But Jack is in love with Sarah the tightrope-walker. But Sarah has a secret of her own...
Jane Eagland was born in Essex. She taught English in secondary
school for many years before the urge to write forced her to
leave her job to pursue a MA in Creative Writing. Since, she has
produced two extraordinary novels Wildthorn and Whisper My
Children’s & educational
Paperback - B format
13 - 15
Children's, Teenage & educational