thinks that Sophie is an orphan. True, there were no other recorded female
survivors from the shipwreck that left baby Sophie floating in the English
Channel in a cello case, but Sophie remembers seeing her mother wave for help.
Her guardian tells her it is almost impossible that her mother is still alive, but
“almost impossible” means “still possible.” And you should never ignore a
when the Welfare Agency writes to her guardian, threatening to send Sophie to
an orphanage, she takes matters into her own hands and flees to Paris to look
for her mother, starting with the only clue she has: the address of the cello
the French authorities, she meets Matteo and his network of rooftoppers, urchins
who live in the hidden spaces above the city. Together they scour the city in a
search for Sophie’s mother, but can they find her before Sophie is caught and
sent back to London? Or, more importantly, before she loses hope? Download and start listening now!