Alice is fifteen, with hair as red as fire and skin as pale as bone, but something inside her is broken. She has a brain injury, the result of an assault.
Manny was once a child soldier. He is sixteen and has lost all his family. When Manny first sees Alice, she is sitting on the rusty roof of her river house, looking like a carving on an old-fashioned ship, sailing through the stars.
He has a poem in his pocket and he knows the words by heart. And he is sure that girl has written them. When Manny and Alice meet they find the beginnings of love and healing.
Audience: Teenager / Young Adult
Number Of Pages: 288
Published: 2nd August 2016
Publisher: Old Barn Books Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 19.7 x 12.9 x 2.6
Weight (kg): 0.31