Stars: Stealing the Show (book 2)

Stars: Stealing the Show (book 2)

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The second book in Stars - the brand new performing arts boarding school series for girls of 9+. Stars has all the warmth of Cathy Cassidy and the behind-the-scenes detail of a dance-world-insider.

Dreams are made and stars are born at the Arcadia School of Performing Arts.

Jess, Ash, Spike and Foxy are four best friends, all dreaming of becoming stars . . .

Whether you're a fan of Ballet Shoes, X-Factor, Glee, or you just love a great story, Stars has something for everyone.

Praise for Stars:
'An inspiring and unique debut' - Emma Thompson

About the authors:
Luke Jennings is the author of three novels, including the Booker Prize-nominated Atlantic . His memoir, Blood Knots, was shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson and William Hill prizes. Before becoming a writer Luke trained as a dancer, and worked with classical and contemporary companies for ten years. He is currently the dance critic at the Observer, and has also written for Vanity Fair and the New Yorker.

You're less likely to know his daughter, Laura Jennings, who is thirteen and lives with her parents, two brothers and her dog Dusty. She says, 'At school I'm quite sporty but I like drama best, because I have always enjoyed acting, singing and performing. I love books, and my favourite author is Stephen King'

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Product details

  • 9-12
  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 128 x 198 x 16mm | 160g
  • PUFFIN
  • United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0141344431
  • 9780141344430
  • 1,157,020

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An inspiring and unique debut -- Emma Thompson
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About Laura Jennings

Luke Jennings is the author of three novels, including the Booker Prize-nominated ATLANTIC . His memoir, BLOOD KNOTS, was shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson and William Hill prizes. Before becoming a writer Luke trained as a dancer, and worked with classical and contemporary companies for ten years. He is currently the dance critic at the Observer, and has also written for Vanity Fair and the New Yorker.

You're less likely to know his daughter, Laura Jennings, who is thirteen and lives with her parents, two brothers and her dog Dusty. She says, 'At school I'm quite sporty but I like drama best, because I have always enjoyed acting, singing and performing. I love books, and my favourite author is Stephen King'
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