Alice, her Mum and younger brother Henry have moved away for a fresh start, it’s a huge relief for Alice, feeling that they’re now safe, away from their step dad Ross. However somehow she can’t quite shake the feeling that she’s being watched, that he might still be there waiting in the wings to ruin everything. Will Alice’s Mum keep her promise or will everything be taken away from them again?
Magpie is a story aimed at children 10-13 years old, its about healing, home and new beginnings. Eve Ainsworth is an award-winning teen author and experienced school speaker, with a background working for secondary schools in pastoral and child protection roles.