Looking at the Stars

Looking at the Stars

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What if the only thing you had left were the stories in your head? Amina's homeland has been ravaged by war, and her family is devastated . . . The women of the family - Amina, her two sisters and their mother - have no choice but to leave their home town, along with thousands of others, and head for a refugee camp. But there are even more challenges ahead . . .show more

Product details

  • 9+
  • Paperback | 384 pages
  • 129 x 198 x 24mm | 271g
  • Random House Children's Publishers UK
  • Corgi Childrens
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0552566705
  • 9780552566704
  • 599,709

About Jo Cotterill

Jo Cotterill has worked as an actress and a teacher, but now writes full time in her writing shed in her back garden. She lives in a little village just outside Oxford with her husband and daughter. Jo plays the flute quite well and the piano quite badly, and loves cheese more than anything - even chocolate!show more

Back cover copy

Amina has always been told: don't forget your place, don't ask questions, don't make up stories. Then her village is ravaged by war, and her family torn apart. Now Amina and her sister face the most dangerous journey of their lives - and Amina's imagination may be the only thing to see them through . . .show more

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109 ratings
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4 35% (38)
3 11% (12)
2 4% (4)
1 1% (1)
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