Lesley lives in Canada and thinks life is just great, she has got friends, she likes school and they are very comfortably off.
But then her father makes a fateful decision, the whole family is going to emigrate to Israel and lead a more fully Jewish life.
Lesley is horrified and very resistant. However, once she gets to her new country and a very different life, she begins to find it stimulating and enjoyable.
A strange relationship with Palestinian boy Mustafa, who lives on the other side of the Jordan river, is a big part of the new Lesley.
A very exciting book, set in the 1960s about life in a pioneering new country.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 224 pages
- Publisher: Barn Owl Books, London
- Publication Date: 15/03/2007
- Category: Fiction & true stories
- ISBN: 9781903015636