Author(s): Linda Newbery
A thrilling story set in 1969 against the vivid backdrop of one of the most thrilling moments in modern history: the moon landing. Andie dreams of becoming an artist. Her best paintings are inspired by the moon and so she
Linda Newbery is an extremely successful children's author, with a particularly strong reputation for historical novels. In 2002 her novel The Shell House was shortlisted for both the Carnegie Medal and the Guardian Children's Fiction Award, and in 2003 Sisterland was shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal.