Life Shop

Life Shop

by Margaret McAllister
     
 

Buyer beware! The price of a bargain may be higher than you think. Everyone is thrilled by the Life Shop catalogue. It sells everything—from cat baskets to cruises to career plans—and all a great price. Lorna alone cannot understand why her friends, neighbors and even her normally sensible Mom are obsessed by the Life Shop. She realizes that its

Overview


Buyer beware! The price of a bargain may be higher than you think. Everyone is thrilled by the Life Shop catalogue. It sells everything—from cat baskets to cruises to career plans—and all a great price. Lorna alone cannot understand why her friends, neighbors and even her normally sensible Mom are obsessed by the Life Shop. She realizes that its customers seem to be losing their individuality. Are the enticing products costing more than is apparent? More importantly, Lorna is also concerned about her disabled brother—how does he fit into the Life Shop's all too perfect world? An original and compelling novel.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780745949062
Publisher:
Lion UK
Publication date:
10/28/2004
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range:
12 Years

Meet the Author

Margaret McAllister is the author of four children’s novels published by OUP, including The Octave of Angels, The Secret Mice and many literacy titles. She lives in North Yorkshire.

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