When the Turner family leaves London to live in a small village in Shropshire, Tom and his sister Daisy feel very left out. The village children are suspicious of them and are reluctant to make friends. However, when he is given a strange present by a boy in his class, Tom is drawn into an adventure which results in acceptance and new friends for both himself and Daisy.

First Published in 1989 by Hamish Hamilton Children’s Books

ISBN 0 241 12463 8