- Review of Harper and the Scarlet Umbrella by Cerrie Burnell and Laura Ellen Anderson
Harper lives in the City of Clouds with her cat Midnight and Great Aunt Sassy. When Harper can’t find Midnight she starts to look for him and soon discovers the all of the cats in the City of Clouds seem to have gone missing. Harper knows she must try and find them, but how?
Great Aunt Sassy tells Harper to use the scarlet umbrella when she goes away and it doesn’t take Harper long to realise that this umbrella has some very special powers. With the umbrella and the help of her friends, she sets off to find the missing cats. However, the journey will take them into secret parts of the city where they come across the strange Wild Conductor. Will they find the cats in time?
This is a fantastic story brought to life by the magical partnership of Cerrie Burnell and Laura Ellen Anderson. We fell in love with Harper and Midnight and the wonderful duo of Nate and Smoke. We can’t wait to read about Harper’s next adventure.
Thank you to Scholastic for sending us a copy to review.