The Star Outside My Window

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Publisher Description

A World Book Day 2020 Author

'I've always wanted to be a Star Hunter. But I don't want to be the kind that looks for old stars that have already been burning for millions of years. I want to find the brand new ones - the ones that have only just been born and are searching for the people they've left behind...'

Following the disappearance of her mum, 10-year-old Aniyah suddenly finds herself living in foster care. With her life in disarray, she knows just one thing for sure: her mum isn't gone for ever. Because people with the brightest hearts never truly leave. They become stars.

So when a new star is spotted acting strangely in the sky, Aniyah is sure it's her mum, and she embarks on the adventure of a lifetime to make sure everyone else knows too -- an adventure that involves breaking into the Royal Observatory of London, a mischievous scurry of squirrels and the biggest star in Hollywood...

Told through the innocent voice of a child, this is a story that explores the subtle faces and endless impacts of domestic violence, and celebrates the power of hope and resilience, from Onjali Rauf, the award-winning author of The Boy at the Back of the Class.

*Parental guidance recommended: issues relating to domestic abuse included*

(P)2020 Hodder & Stoughton Limited

GENRE
Kids & Young Adults
NARRATOR
LS
Lara Sawalha
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
06:25
hr min
RELEASED
2020
27 February
PUBLISHER
Hachette Children's Group
SIZE
296.3
MB

Customer Reviews

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this is sooo great I'm a real fan of Onjali now. Her books are the best! And that's only her 2nd book!:D And for the people that read/listened (to) "The Boy At The Back Of The Class" her name is ALEXA the name was never mentioned only one time and quite unclearly.I liked that UwU
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