YA science fiction from the multiple award-winning author of All the Birds in the Sky and The City in the Middle of the Night.
16-year-old Tina Mains is dreading the start of another school year, when something bizarre happens. A mysterious woman shows up and gives her a strange necklace that Tina can t remove and soon after, Tina starts having weird hallucinations about being in space. With her already cruddy life getting worse she is sent off to live with her father.
Fed up with being the new girl and the not-so-nice aliens on the hunt for her she seizes the chance to be someone different and journeys into space, leaving behind her very ordinary life.
Her journey marks the return of one of the greatest heroes of the Royal Fleet. This is the crazy adventure of a not-so-ordinary girl. A truly spectacular feat in writing an extraordinary story of a girl that could be any one of us.
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