Charlotte’s life changes dramatically when her mum wins the lottery, but not all for the better! The rest of the family appear to be deliriously happy with their new lifestyle, but Charlotte realises that not everything can be bought, and she struggles to enjoy their new-found wealth. With her trademark sharp observation and quirky humour, Penelope Bush makes readers think about friendships and family and what is really important in life.
Penelope Bush was born and brought up in Nottingham. She trained and worked as a tapestry weaver and has an MA in Creative Writing from Chichester University.
•A funny and sharply observant story from a vibrant new talent
•Penelope Bush has a brilliant gift for getting under the skin of teenage girls and creating a totally believable world around them
•An enticing ‘what if?’ theme which will get readers thinking about how a lottery win might change their own lives
Ages: 9 +