“Believable…rich characterization…This will have particular resonance for those who have had their own big childhood certainties about their future give way in the face of life transitions.” —BCCB
“Wilson, author of more than 100 books and a former British Children's Laureate, is a thoroughgoing professional and her latest book is smoothly written and well plotted…” —Booklist
JACQUELINE WILSON is the author of more than 100 books, including CANDYFLOSS, BEST FRIENDS, and COOKIE. Together her titles have sold more than 30 million copies worldwide. She was the 2005–2007 British Children's Laureate and has won many major literary awards, including The Guardian Children's Fiction Award, the Smarties Prize, and the Children's Book of the Year. In 2007 she became the first children's book author to be named a Dame. She lives in Kingston-on-Thames, England.