Silver Birch Express Review: Margaret and the Moth Tree

Book Cover Image:  Margaret and the Moth TreeMargaret is just a little girl and Pip is just a tiny moth but when Margaret's extraordinary hearing brings them together the result is an enormously powerful friendship. Alone in the world and thrust into the seemingly cheery Hopeton Orphanage, Margaret is sad to discover that her new home is anything but cheery. Dominated by the terrifying Miss Switch and ignored by the other orphans, Margaret learns to find friends in unexpected places. With the help of her secret friends and her own inner bravery Margaret concocts a plan to defeat Miss Switch and to save herself and the other orphans from their unhappy circumstances. Find out how in Margaret and the Moth Tree by Brit Trogen and Kari Trogen.

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