Nooks & Crannies by Jessica Lawson
Tabitha Crum is a girl with a big imagination and a love for mystery novels, though her parents think her only talent is being a nuisance. She doesn’t have a friend in the world, except her pet mouse, Pemberley, with whom she shares her dingy attic bedroom. Then, on the heels of a rather devastating announcement made by her mother and father, Tabitha receives a mysterious invitation to the country estate of the wealthy but reclusive Countess of Windermere, whose mansion is rumoured to be haunted. There, she finds herself among five other children, none of them,… Read more.
Trigger & Content Warnings
- Parental abandonment
- Child abuse & neglect