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Rollercoasters: My Sister Lives on the Mantelpiece

Educational edition of this powerful and emotional family novel

Author Annabel Pitcher

Suitable for:  11-14 students and teachers of English

Price:  £7.99

ISBN: 978-1382008495
Publication date: 30/01/2020

Availability: In stock.

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Jamie's sister Rose was blown up by a terrorist bomb. His parents are wracked by their grief, but to Jamie, Rose is just a memory. He is far more interested in his cat, his birthday Spiderman t-shirt, and in keeping his new friend Sunya a secret.


  • Unforgettable novel that explores big emotions in a compelling way
  • Strong themes of grief, tolerance, bullying and family life
  • Links to PSHE
  • Ideal for independent reading or classroom study
  • Free downloadable Rollercoaster Resource Pack of teaching and learning resources

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