The mystery of the colour thief

The mystery of the colour thief
Jozefkowicz, Ewa
  • Item Type: Book - XX(1757176.2)
  • Published: 2019
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Description

First the accident, then the nightmares and the thief who steals the colour from Izzy's world. Will her neighbour and a nest of cygnets help solve the mystery of the colour thief? First the accident, then the nightmares. The shadowy thief steals all the colours from Izzy's world leaving her feeling empty and hopeless. Will her new neighbour and a nest full of cygnets save Izzy and solve the mystery of the colour thief? A heartwarming story about families, friendships, school, nature, hope and self-confidence. After a frightening car accident, Izzy's mum is in a coma. Her family is in pieces. Her best friend at school has dumped her. And her nightmares are haunted by a shadowy man stealing all the colours from her world. She's trying so hard to be brave, but Izzy thinks everything is her fault. Then she meets her new neighbour, Toby, paralysed after a skateboarding accident, and together they find a nest of cygnets who need rescuing. Particularly the odd one out, called Spike. Will saving Spike save Izzy? Will she and Toby solve the mystery of the colour thief and bring hope and happiness back to Izzy's life? Written with insight, compassion and empathy - an authentic story about real life and how to survive it.

Related Subjects

Thieves--Juvenile fiction.
Traffic accident victims--Juvenile fiction.
Families--Juvenile fiction.
Nightmares--Juvenile fiction.
Paraplegics--Juvenile fiction.
Friendship--Juvenile fiction.
Self-confidence in children--Juvenile fiction.
Children's stories.

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ISBN:

9781786698957 (paperback)

Personal Author:

Jozefkowicz, Ewa,

Title:

The mystery of the colour thief / Ewa Jozefkowicz.

Publication Info:

London : Zephyr, an imprint of Head of Zeus, 2019.

Publication Info:

©2018

Physical description:

201 pages ; 20 cm.

Content Type:

text

Content Type:

still image

Media Type:

unmediated

Carrier Type:

volume

General Note:

Includes excerpt from the new novel "Girl 38: Finding a friend".

Subject term:

Thieves--Juvenile fiction.

Subject term:

Traffic accident victims--Juvenile fiction.

Subject term:

Families--Juvenile fiction.

Subject term:

Nightmares--Juvenile fiction.

Subject term:

Paraplegics--Juvenile fiction.

Subject term:

Friendship--Juvenile fiction.

Subject term:

Self-confidence in children--Juvenile fiction.

Subject term:

Children's stories.

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