Winner of the RNA Young Adult Romantic Novel Award 2012.
A mysterious boy. A haunting secret.
A shiver crawled up my spine. It felt like the loneliest place in the world. For a second I thought I caught a snatch of music in the air, but it was just the wind whistling through cracks in the fairground hoardings.
My instincts screamed, ‘Run away, Bel! Run away and never return!’
But instead my fingers closed around the ticket in my pocket.
Bel has never met anyone like Luka. And the day she follows him into the abandoned fairground, she is totally unprepared for the turn her life is about to take.
Closing date: 31/08/2018
'Full of tension, mystery and real-life drama, Dark Ride is not to be missed.’
'Bel is a realistic teenager, she can be moody and mouthy but you are drawn to her and feel her loneliness like it was your own. An impressive debut . . . impossible to put down.'
Publication date: 05/05/2011
Publisher: Piccadilly Press Ltd
|Publication date:||5th May 2011|
|Publisher:||Piccadilly Press Ltd|
|Genres:||NewGen - YA Fiction, Sagas and Romance,|
|Categories:||Romance & relationships stories (Children's / Teenage), Crime & mystery fiction (Children's / Teenage),|
Caroline Green is an experienced freelance journalist who has written stories since she was a little girl. She vividly remembers a family walk when she was ten years old when she was so preoccupied with thoughts of her new ‘series’ that she almost walked into a tree.Caroline’s stories tend to grow from a particular atmosphere, in the case of Dark Ride, it was the image of a grotty and unloved seaside town in the middle of winter, where a lonely boy sat hunched on a bench, staring out to sea . . .Caroline is a self-confessed ‘...More About Caroline Green