Tuesday, 11 October 2011
New book info!!
Sapphire Battersea is the new book that award winning Jacqueline Wilson has written. Sapphire Battersea is the sequel to Hetty Feather. Hetty Feather is about a Victorian girl who has been taken to a foundling hospital when she was a baby and was soon adopted by a lady who Hetty grows to love and calls mum. When Hetty was young her big brother Jem took her to the circus where she met Madam Adeline, Hetty grows to believe that Madame Adeline is her mother but when Hetty is soon to be 6 she has to be taken back to the hospital to train to be a servant. While at the hospital she is friends with the kitchen maid Ida who she does not realise is her own mother. Hetty runs away on Queen Victoria’s golden jubilee, when she returns Ida faints and when she and hetty are alone tells her she’s her mother and that her real name is Sapphire Battersea. The sequel Sapphire Battersea is when Hetty is due to leave the foundling hospital at 14 years old as a servant ….follow her as she finds her first love and will she be reunited with Jem…….?
I’m not going to say anymore because I don’t want to spoil it for you so I hope you enjoy the book.