Australian secrets and Jack the Ripper's London keep Mel the time-travelling angel on her toes in her fifth adventure! New-look cover for an angelic series rebirth! Rather to Mel's horror, she is teamed up for her new assignment in the nineteenth century with her best mate Lola -- and her worst enemy Brice! But tensions are put aside as they all witness a scene in the Australian outback, where an old convict lies dying, burdened with a terrible secret. Then suddenly they are transported to Victorian London -- and Jack the Ripper is on the prowl. Foggy streets, phoney mediums, gin shops and workhouses -- Mel's really got her work cut out this time. The angels' new mission is to watch over little Georgie and his sister Charlotte, caught up in poverty and being duped by a wicked uncle with an eye to their inheritance. Could the old convict they saw be the key to saving Georgie and his family from ruin? On top of all this, working with Brice is getting harder for Mel. Because there's something more than friendship developing between him and Lola...
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Annie Dalton has worked as a waitress, a cleaner, a factory worker but is now a full-time writer. Her book The After Dark Princess won the Nottinghamshire Book Award . Night Maze was shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal as was The Real Tilly Beany. Naming the Dark and Swan Sister were shortlisted for the Sheffield Children's Book Award. Annie was born in Dorset but now lives in Suffolk.Review:
Praise for LOSING THE PLOT: "The book is a glossy package, the writing hip and current, but the story has integrity, substance and depth." The Guardian Praise for WINGING IT from amazon.co.uk readers: "I can't wait until the next ANGELS UNLIMITED book comes out!" "The cover is really cool and so is the story!" "This is such a lovely book. It is warm, funny, a great adventure story -- and also full of insights about the problems around death and dying. It's a really original book -- give it to all your friends!" "The coolest book on earth!!!"
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