The Star Outside My Window
*Signed copies available!*The Star Outside My Window by Onjali Q. Rauf, with illustrations by Pippa Curnick.
Richmond Literary Festival event – Onjali Q Raúf: The Night Bus Hero, Saturday 14 November, 2pm. Join award-winning and best-selling author Onjali Q Raúf from the comfort of your own home for this event on her latest book The Night Bus Hero. For more information and to book tickets, click here.
Following the disappearance of her mum, 10-year-old Aniyah suddenly finds herself living in foster care. With her life in disarray, she knows just one thing for sure: her mum isn't gone for ever. Because people with the brightest hearts never truly leave. They become stars.
So when a new star is spotted acting strangely in the sky, Aniyah is sure it's her mum, and she embarks on the adventure of a lifetime to make sure everyone else knows too – an adventure that involves breaking into the Royal Observatory of London, a mischievous scurry of squirrels and the biggest star in Hollywood...