By: Delphine Davis
Illustrated by: Adele K. Thomas
Genre: YFB - General fiction (Children's / Teenage)
Published by: Penguin
Published: 2 Apr 2019
ISBN: 9780143796510


Sophia, Willow, Chloe and Olivia have been best friends since they were merbies. Even though they don't go to school together, whenever they come home to Turtleville for the holidays, they are inseparable.

This holidays, something super exciting is happening - Turtleville's first Talent Show! Sophia can't wait. She was born to perform! The besties enter as a group, but will Sophia's love of the spotlight ruin everything?


Best friends Sophia, Willow, Chloe and Olivia are so excited to be home from school for the holidays. And they are even more excited when they discover that their town is having the first ever talent show!

But what starts out to be to something so fun, suddenly takes a turn for the worst. Sophia will only focus on what she is good at, and keeps dismissing her friend’s abilities.

Can they turn it around and work together to put on a great performance?

This is a great story that highlights the need to compromise and think of others feelings, not just your own!

This is the first title in a delightful new series aimed at emerging girl readers.

Reviewed by Sam