isbn 9781409531098 Usborne, 2011
Celia Frost is a freak. At least that's what everyone thinks. Her life is ruled by a rare disorder that means she could bleed to death from the slightest cut, confining her to a gloomy bubble of safety. No friends. No fun. No life. But when a knife attack on Celia has unexpected consequences, her mum reacts strangely. Suddenly they're on the run. Why is her mum so scared? ..... what is the truth about Celia Frost? A page-turning thriller that is impossible to put down. For age 12 years and over. 336pp
The opening chapters of The Truth about Celia Frost led to the author becoming a winner of Undiscovered Voices 2010. Paula Rawsthorne lives in Nottingham.