The children's book My Cousin Faustina is aimed at reluctant readers between ages eight to ten.
Life is perfect for golden boy Jez – until one day a mysterious distant cousin comes to stay. All his friends and family fall for Faustina's charms, but everything starts to go horribly wrong for Jez. He has to find out what she's up to – and he's running out of time!
My Cousin Faustina was originally written as an interactive e-book for Fiction Express. Working with schools around the UK and abroad, Fiction Express commissions writers to produce a first chapter which is delivered to classrooms on a Friday afternoon. At the end of each chapter, the pupils get to vote on what happens next – and the new chapter is written according to what they decide!
It was great fun to write against the clock, and to have the help of all those young readers to shape the story. Now My Cousin Faustina is available as a paperback, published by ReadZone Books.
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