A story about finding friendship when you're lonely - and hope when
all you feel is fear.
Twelve-year-old Matthew is trapped in his bedroom by crippling OCD,
spending most of his time staring out of his window as the inhabitants
of Chestnut Close go about their business. Until the day
he is the last person to see his next door neighbour's toddler,
Teddy, before he goes missing. Matthew must turn detective and unravel
the mystery of Teddy's disappearance - with the help of a brilliant
cast of supporting characters.
Page-turning, heartbreaking, but ultimately life-affirming, this
story is perfect for fans of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the
Night Time and Wonder. It is a book that will make you laugh and
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Lisa Thompson Biography
Lisa Thompson worked as a Radio Broadcast Assistant first at the BBC and then for an independent production company making plays and comedy programmes. During this time she got to make tea for lots of famous people. She grew up in Essex and now lives in Suffolk with her family. Her debut, THE GOLDFISH BOY, was a Waterstones Ch...