When you're eighteen, the world opens out before you. Well. Unless you're Laura Collingwood, that is. Her world consists of a tiny island that hasn't changed since the 1950's....
In an effort to disappear from the disappointing life she was living, Addie packed up her car in the middle of the night. She began driving, aimlessly, in search of a new life away from everyone and everything she'd ever known.
When Verna Alexander is found shot to death, all evidence points to Warren Grandy. Did he kill the woman he claimed to love, or has someone set him up?
When literary agent Tracy Ratcliffe travels to the sleepy village of Wentworth Cove, Maine, for a much-needed vacation, the most excitement sheâ€™s expecting is a sunset walk along the beach.
Four years after she set sail from England, leaving everything she most loved behind, Maisie Dobbs at last returns, only to find herself in a dangerous place . . .
Penny Reedâ€™s hopes for the future come to a crashing halt when her father dies, making her a ward of the state. Knowing her grandfather is still alive and recognizing sheâ€™d never survive in the â€śsystem,â€ť she steals her fatherâ€™s boat and sails away to find a grandfather who doesn't know she exists.
R! R-r-r! With a wonderfully funny introduction by award-winning author Eoin Colfer, Treasure Island is one of the twenty brilliant classic stories being reissued in Puffin Classics in March 2015.