'A sharply-observed study of the values and attitudes of the Irish pre-teen girls who make up much of her readership'(Evening Echo)
'It will be as popular as her other books and will certainly keep girls of 10-12 reading.'(INIS Magazine)
'enlightening read'(Nayu’s Reading Corner)
'Curtin has a deliciously warm touch and this book is perfect for girls aged 8+ ... highly recommended'(Irish Independent)
'Curtin’s sense of ... friendship issues is spot-on, especially regarding what’s important and how misunderstandings can throw things off course'(Booklist.com)
for more holiday fun(Nayu's Reading Corner)
Eva Gordon likes fashion, fun and hanging out with friends, so she can't believe she has to spend the entire summer in a cottage in the countryside with her parents and eight-year-old Joey. Worse, it looks like she's going to be stuck with Kate, the girl next door who doesn't care about being cool it's Eva's worst nightmare come true! But when the girls have to pull together to solve a problem, Eva finds out that there's more to life than having the right hair or clothes and sometimes 'weird' girls can make the best friends.