Double Act

No-one can ever be like a mother to us. NO-ONE. NO-ONE AT ALL. ESPECIALLY NOT STUPID FRIZZY DIZZY ROSE.

Identical twins Ruby and Garnet are inseparable. They do everything together and go everywhere together. No-one can even tell them apart! Since the death of their mother, the girls have become closer than ever, safe in their own little world. But when Dad finds a new girlfriend everything in the twins’ lives turns upside down. Soon they find themselves in a new home, going to a new school and making new friends. And gradually, they find that being the same isn’t the same anymore…

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  • I honestly think that you should’ve done another book after it in the same series because it was a really really really good book and I loved it and I will give it 10 out of 10 if I was scoring it but I would’ve liked to have read another one of the series

    18 April 2017

  • loved it

    i loved this book so much i wish i had a twin

    25 March 2016

  • loved it

    One of the best books of all time.I cried at the part when they were separated

    28 March 2015

  • loved it

    Loved this book. Ruby and Garnet are amazing characters and Jacqueline Wilson uses first person writing to portray the twins emotions, ruby writing one chapter, garnet writing the next

    23 November 2014

  • okay

    it is ok but starring tracy beaker is the best ever

    12 October 2014

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Authors

  • Jacqueline wilson t 76

    Jacqueline Wilson

    Former Children’s Laureate Jacqueline Wilson is one of the UK’s best-known living children’s authors.

    Awards

    Jacqueline has won loads of awards, including the prestigious Children’s Laureate 2005-2007, two British Book Awards Children’s Books of the Year for Girls in Tears and The Illustrated Mum, and the Guardian prize for The Illustrated Mum. In a poll to find the Nation’s Favourite Children’s Book Double Act was voted 10th and was the only contemporary title in the top ten.

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