Ella on the Outside by Cath Howe (Author)
Paperback: 240 pages
Age Range: 9+ readers
Publisher: Nosy Crow
Ella is the new girl at school. She doesn’t know anyone and she doesn’t have any friends.
And she has a terrible secret.
Ella can’t believe her luck when Lydia, the most popular girl in school, decides to be her new best friend – but what does Lydia really want? And what does it all have to do with Molly, the quiet, shy girl who won’t talk to anyone?
A gripping story of lies, friendship, and blackmail…
“A perfectly-pitched, thoughtful story with a big heart.” – Katherine Woodfine, author of The Clockwork Sparrow
About the Author
Cath Howe is an educational author and teacher working in South West London writing for, and working with, Key Stage 2 primary age children. Cath runs workshops in schools on everything to do with writing and performing. Ella on the Outside is her first novel for children.