One of a series of top-quality fiction for schools. Set on a lonely offshore island, this story follows the different development of twins Caroline and Louise from their teens in 1940 through to adulthood. Louise feels resentful towards her attractive sister, but finds herself valued in other ways.
Winner of John Newbery Medal 1981.
Pearson Education Limited
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School Textbooks & Study Guides: Literature, Arts & Humanities