The brilliant new book from bestselling author Jacqueline Wilson, set in the children's ward of a 1950s hospital.It’s 1953, the year Elizabeth is to be crowned Queen of England. Elsie Kettle can't wait to go to London to see the celebrations on Coronation Day. Elsie lives with her Nan – her mum works as a showgirl, so she's not around very often. Spirited and imaginative, but often lonely, Elsie longs for a best friend. Luckily, she and Nan are very close; Elsie just wishes she was allowed a cat to keep her company sometimes.Then tragedy strikes. Nan and Elsie both fall ill, and Elsie finds herself whisked away to the children's ward of the hospital...

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I read this ages ago but I still remember it being Spectacular I LOVE this book!

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it is really shocking but i loved it i recommend it to shy people and to people who have just started reading Jacqueline Wilson so yeah

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