I was a Rat!, Or, The Scarlet Slippers
'I WAS A RAT!'
So insists Roger. Maybe it's true. But what is he NOW?
A terrifying monster rampaging in the sewers?
The Daily Scourge is sure of it.
A money-spinning fairground freak?
He is to Mr Tapscrew.
A champion wriggler and a downy card?
That's what Billy hopes.
Or just an ordinary small boy, though a little ratty in his habits? Only three people believe this version of the story. Only one of them knows who Roger really is. And luckily a story about her can sell even more newspapers than one about a rat-boy ...
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Review: I Was a Rat!User Review - Libby - Goodreads
Bob, a cobbler, and Joan, a laundress, live a quiet and predictable life in their small town. When they open their door to a lost, young boy one night, their lives change dramatically. The boy claims ... Read full review
Review: I Was a Rat!User Review - Soizic - Goodreads
This is a tiny book, but it is a packed full of subtleties and hidden messages. The way it is written takes a bit of getting used to and the beginning is a little bit slow, but the criticism of our ... Read full review