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Rose Rivers / Jacqueline Wilson ; illustrated by Nick Sharratt.

By: Wilson, Jacqueline.
Contributor(s): Sharratt, Nick [illustrator.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: World of Hetty Feather ; 2.Publisher: London, England : Doubleday, 2018Copyright date: ©2018Description: 462 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780857535160 (hardback).Subject(s): Girls -- Juvenile fiction | Artists -- Juvenile fiction | Friendship -- Juvenile fiction | Great Britain -- History -- Victoria, 1837-1901 -- Juvenile fictionDDC classification: 823.92 Summary: Rose Rivers lives in a beautiful big London house with her artist father, querulous mother, six siblings and seven servants - and finds her life stifling. She loves to study and longs to go to boarding school like her twin brother, but Victorian young ladies are supposed to be content staying at home. She misses her brother very much. But then she makes two new friends, though neither are considered suitable: the new nursery maid, Clover Moon, and her father's bohemian protégé, Paris Walker. Rose suddenly finds her life turned upside down...
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A wonderful story starring old friends and new from the much-beloved Victorian world of Hetty Feather.

Rose Rive rs lives in a beautiful house with her artist father, her difficult, fragile mother and her many siblings.

She has everything money can buy - but she's not satisfied.

Why can't she be sent away to a good school like her twin brother?

Why can't she learn to become a famous artist like her father or his friend Paris Walker?

Why is life so unfair for people who were not born rich?

When a young girl, Clover Moon , joins the household as a nursemaid to Rose's troubled sister Beth, Rose finds a true friend for the first time and she starts to learn more about the world outside.

Will Rose finally achieve her dreams? And will she be able to help Clover find her own dream?

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Beautifully illustrated by Nick Sharratt, Rose Rivers is a brilliant new addition to Hetty Feather's world , by the award-winning and bestselling Jacqueline Wilson.

''A Victorian tale from the world of Hetty Feather''--Cover.

Rose Rivers lives in a beautiful big London house with her artist father, querulous mother, six siblings and seven servants - and finds her life stifling. She loves to study and longs to go to boarding school like her twin brother, but Victorian young ladies are supposed to be content staying at home. She misses her brother very much. But then she makes two new friends, though neither are considered suitable: the new nursery maid, Clover Moon, and her father's bohemian protégé, Paris Walker. Rose suddenly finds her life turned upside down...

10 - 14 years old.