By Deborah Morgan

Ten-year-old Robyn is the simplest shoplifter within the Liverpool tenement block she calls domestic. She's as tricky as they arrive, yet whereas she places nutrition at the desk and attempts to slot in in class, her mum and abusive step-father sleep off their hangovers at home.

As frequently as she will, Robyn escapes to her nan's comfortable flat at the different part of city, the place she reads Anne of eco-friendly Gables and nibbles on tea and toast. yet she cannot remain there without end. And whilst her father's cruelty escalates at domestic she is familiar with it is time to disappear. driven past patience, Robyn sleeps tough on urban backstreets, until eventually aid from a stranger bargains the 1st steps to alter in her terrorized life.

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