Why Mummy Swears by Gill Sims

Why Mummy Swears is the sequel to Why Mummy Drinks, by the number one, Sunday Times bestselling author, Gill Sims. Gill’s journey into writing began with the hugely popular ‘mummy’ blog Peter and Jane. Initially Gill thought she would be solely entertaining her family...

Paradise Lodge by Nina Stibbes

Paradise Lodge follows on from Man at the Helm where we were first introduced to Lizzie Vogel and her somewhat eccentric family. Lizzie is now fourteen, and unlike other girls her age we find her working part-time in an ‘old people’s home’. Initially Lizzie only...

Man at the Helm by Nina Stibbe

The story is told from the point of view of Lizzie, a nine-year-old with one older sister and a younger brother, as they watch and helplessly support their mother as their lives are turned upside down following the breakdown of their parents’ marriage. They journey...