A brand-new story starring the unlikely best friends of The Butterfly Club, published specially for World Book Day 2017, from much-loved and bestselling author Jacqueline Wilson.
Selma can’t wait to go on holiday with her best friend forever, Tina. But a holiday with Tina means a holiday with her triplet sisters, too – and it’s not long before Selma feels like the odd one out. Can their shared love of butterflies bring Selma and Tina together again?
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Reviews from Toppsta:
I read this to Alex (male). I found it quite sad as the characters have had a rough time of things. Alex enjoyed it which I was surprised about as it had such a strong quota of female characters.Freddie9 aged 10
Good. A beach enthusiast would find it cool. It’s a funny book and it might be aimed for girls more than boys but it’s for anyone really.KCJo08 aged 8
Imagine if you decided to go on holiday with your best friends family and discovering you could have gone to Disneyland instead (with your realllllllllllly mean stepfather!)! That’s exactly what happened to Selma. The book made me laugh out loud as it had some good/funny things in it.
It’s a story of good friendship and a special bond. It shows you that taking an opportunity to do something less exciting but being with your friends turned out to be better.
I enjoyed the book and would read it again and again and again etc. I would recommend this book to anyone who likes modern books.
Girly aged 8
I haven’t read any other books by Jacqueline Wilson so I didn’t know about the characters. I didn’t like the mean person at the start. It made me feel sad. I think she had a horrid life and that made me sad as well. I am glad that Tina was so nice. Her dad was really nice too. I am glad that I read the book. It was very short and I read it all on my own without any problems. I think girls would like this best as the characters are girls. People my age would enjoy this but it might be too easy for much older.
Maurits aged 8
I liked it when Selma got a phone and no one on holiday with her had a phone except the parents. The characters were very funny because when they were reading books the three twins were making pig noises from the three pigs: Peter Pig, Percy Pig and PomPom Pig. Selma thought it was babyish because she never ever did silly things except with her best friend Tina. I enjoyed the story a lot because it was funny and not what you were expecting.
Bumblebee25 aged 8
I had to get my mummy to help me read this book as some of the pages were just a bit to much for me. Maybe because I found it hard to get into at first or as I am new to longer reads on my own.
I still enjoyed reading it though. I liked meeting all the different characters, all different personalities. One even had the same name as my mum which I liked.
The story is funny and exciting. I think people will like this story if they already read Jacqueline Wilson’s story.
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