A timeless story which will appeal to girls everywhere
When the parcel arrives for Selina it causes great excitement. A beautiful dress and gorgeous shoes - the best present a girl could ever have! But when will she ever wear them? It's war time after all. She and her cousins take action and decide to organize a pageant - there will be singing and dancing and Selina, especially, will have a very important part to play...
About the Author
Noel Streatfeild was an English author, best known for children's books including the "Shoes" series inaugurated by Ballet Shoes. She won the third annual Carnegie Medal for The Circus is Coming, also published as Circus Shoes.