Kitty's father won't let her follow her dreams and so, when Huxley's Circus comes to town, she disguises herself as a stable-lad and is taken on under the name of Kit. In her new role Kitty works with dark-eyed, curly-haired Jack and falls head over heels. But Jack is in love with Sara the tightrope-walker. But Sara has a secret of her own...Particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant and dyslexic readers aged 12+
Jane Eagland was born in Essex and taught high school English for many years. She now divides her time between writing and tutoring. Her first novel, Wildthorn, received the Lambda Literary Award. Jane lives in Lancashire, only about one hundred miles from where the Brontes grew up.