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Gail was eating cornflakes when her shadow disappeared. She wasn't surprised. Everything was falling apart and it was all Kay's fault...

Front cover of The Girl Who Lost Her Shadow. The title font is dark with sparkles, and sits over an image of a girl looking out across the sea into a pink and blue sunset.
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Emily Ilett writes children's stories.

Her debut novel The Girl Who Lost Her Shadow, published 2019, won the Kelpies Prize for new Scottish children's writing.

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