The Small Things


by Thompson, Lisa, Coulson, Hannah | For reluctant readers (children)
Published 03/06/2021 by Barrington Stoke Ltd in the United Kingdom
Paperback | 104 pages, Illustrations, black and white

ISBN: 9781781129647 Category:


Anna’s anxious when she’s picked to befriend the new girl in her class. For a start, Ellie is ill and can’t come to school herself. So Anna has to communicate with her through a new kind of robot. But Anna is also worried that her life’s too small and boring to be of interest to her new friend. Compared to the other girls, she doesn’t have anything exciting to talk about and so when Ellie asks her a question, a little white lie pops out. Then another and another. When Ellie finds out the truth, can their friendship survive …?Inspired by a true story, a groundbreaking robot helps friendship blossom in this poignant and uplifting novella from bestseller Lisa Thompson.

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Weight 0.182 kg