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Running on the cracks

Running on the cracks

Donaldson, Julia

14-year-old Leo runs away from her aunt & uncle's home, where she has been living since the sudden death of her parents. Leo is driven away by the disturbing behaviour of her uncle. But she is not just wanting to escape her life: she wants to discover the secret behind the feud between her father & his Chinese family

Paperback, Book. English. Fiction 9+. Children's stories. Suspense fiction. Adventure.
Published London: Egmont, 2009
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Statement of responsibility: Julia Donaldson
ISBN: 1405222336, 9781405222334
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Physical Description: 335 p. ; 20 cm.
Subject: Uncles Juvenile fiction.; Orphans Juvenile fiction.; Runaway children Juvenile fiction.

Accelerated Reading

Book Level: 4.3
Interest Level: MY
Points: 7
Quiz Number: 215894

Author note

Julia Donaldson, the 2011-2013 Children's Laureate, is the outrageously talented, prize-winning author of the world's most-loved picture books including The Gruffalo, What the Ladybird Heard, Stickman, The Scarecrows' Wedding and Night Monkey, Day Monkey. Julia Donaldson's collaborations with Axel Scheffler have sold millions of copies, and Room on the Broom is now an Academy Award-nominated short film.