Isn’t life astonishing? There are so many wondrous things in this world, so many amazing people. And each life is uniquely valuable.
You already knew all that? I thought so.
But this novel says it in a whole new way, one that will make you walk away laughing and feeling happy.
Horvath, Polly. Very Rich. New York: Puffin, 2018.
Ten-year-old Rupert is hungry and neglected. Neither of his parents care for him. But one Christmas he’s invited into the wealthy home of an eccentric family. Suddenly, his life is completely changed. If you’ve read other stories by Polly Horvath, you know that at least a little wackiness is ahead. Be ready for the unexpected!