London, 1851. Queen Victoria is on the throne and the Great Exhibition is about to open!
Lucky Locket lives with her father, the New Mother and the New Baby – and her horrid governess. Nobody pays any attention to her, not even Papa.
Kitty Fisher is a street performer who earns tin for her supper by tumbling. She lives alone on the streets and gets by on her wits.
On the dangerous streets of Victorian London, the girls find themselves thrown together and under threat from thieves – and, even worse, the workhouse!
From the multi – million bestselling author Jacqueline Wilson, The Runaway Girls is an exciting, adventure-packed story of friendship.