Tracy Beaker is back... and she’s just desperate for a role in her school play. They’re performing 'A Christmas Carol' and for one extremely worrying moment, the irrepressible Tracy thinks she might not even get to play one of the unnamed street urchins. But then she is cast in the main role. Can she manage to act grumpy, difficult and sulky enough to play Ebeneezer Scrooge? Well, she does have a bit of help on that front from Justine Pain-In-The-Bum Littlewood... As Tracy prepares for her big moment, Cam is the one helping her learn her lines. But all Tracy really wants to know is if her film-star mum will make it back from Hollywood in time to watch her in her starring role?
This hilarious and heartbreaking new story from the bestselling, award-winning Jacqueline Wilson follows her most popular character through ups and downs, laughs and tears. Fifteen years on from her first appearance, Tracy Beaker is as vibrant and entertaining as ever.
Tracy Beaker, one of acclaimed children’s writer Jacqueline Wilson’s best loved creations returns in this rip-roaring story that will make you laugh and cry in equal amounts. Insightful, witty and entertaining with some touching moments along the way, Wilson’s writing ensures that you won’t want to put this book down in a hurry as we find out where Tracy’s latest adventures will take her. Dani Harmer, who plays Tracy on the successful television series, reads this delightful story, which is available to purchase either on CD or as a downloadable MP3 audiobook. Other books in the Tracy Beaker series are also available to buy.
The school play is coming up, and Tracy’s class are performing Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol”. Naturally Tracy wants to perform in it, but preferably as more than just background scenery. To her delight she is cast as the cantankerous Scrooge, but when Tracy takes getting into character a little too far, her dream of following in her mum’s footsteps as a famous actress is left in tatters. Can Tracy prove that she’s got what it takes?
Ideal for children and grown-ups alike, this delightful story will have you rooting for Tracy through thick and thin.