Published by Orion Children’s Books
Laura Marlin is a small girl between the age of 9-11 who embarks on a dangerous mission when she is sent from an orphanage to her newly found uncle Calvin Redferns’ house in St Ives, Cornwall.
Her uncle seems intent on erasing his past- no photos or even magnets from a vacation can be found in his home!
Getting weirder by the second, whilst Laura was taking a trip on her local beach, a message in a bottle is found on the sand. When she wrote a reply, Laura realises that this was going to be dangerous but it was a risk that she was willing to take…
Review by Georgia Walters