Steeped in the natural history of Mary Anning's Jurassic Coast, a powerful dual-timeline story about friendship, mental health and hidden stories.
Emma Linden dreams of following in the footsteps of the famous fossil-hunter, Mary Anning . But when her brother James becomes obsessed with a tiger at the museum, Emma's world begins to spiral...
After Rosie falls ill, she discovers family secrets buried like layers of rock in the Jurassic Coast . With her new friend Jude, they must sift the past to find the answers.
A brave and beautifully-written story set in contemporary and Victorian times, full of fossils, friendship, hope and healing .
Praise for Hannah Foley
'A great friendship story, fascinating, intricate and hopeful.' Hilary McKay author of The Skylarks' War
'[An] expansive story about mental health, hidden stories and friendship.' The Bookseller One to Watch
'A bold, courageous and important book.' Sophie Kirtley author of The Wild Way Home
Hannah Foley grew up in Devon and worked as a registered nurse for a number of years before returning to school to study illustration at Edinburgh College of Art. She is now a freelance illustrator living in Devon, illustrating for children, young people and families in the educational and charitable sectors. Hannah loves creating narratives with both wordsMore about Hannah Foley