Alternating stories, told through diary entries and illustration, a spine-chilling new book in the spirit of groundbreaking epic The Invention of Hugo Cabret.
1982: Orphan Mary, bullied beyond reason at Thornhill, a Victorian mansion where girls wait for foster family's to take them in.
2016: Ella, lonely in her new house, her window looking out on an abandoned Victorian mansion, wishing for a friend, sees a girl in the garden next door.... Keep your nightlight on for this one!! Great for ages 10-14! ~ Reviewed by Leah Moore