Eloise and the Bucket of StarsISBN: 9781760651879
By: Janeen Brian
For Ages: 9 - 12 years old
Number Of Pages: 240
Published: 1st June 2020
Publisher: Walker Books Australia
Country of Publication: AU
Left in a pail at an orphanage as a baby, only something magical can save Eloise from a miserable life and give her the one she's always dreamed of.
Orphaned as a baby, Eloise Pail yearns for a family. Instead, she lives a lonely life trapped in an orphanage and made miserable by the cruel Sister Hortense. Befriended by the village blacksmith, Eloise soon uncovers some strange secrets of yesteryear and learns that something terrible may be about to happen to the village. As troubles and dangers mount, she must learn who to trust and choose between saving the village or belonging to a family of her own. Unless something truly magical happens...