Irish Book Awards

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Stand By Me

Best friends Molly and Beth really want to help their Dad’s uncle Graham – and as the girls know of a mysterious door that can take them back in time, maybe they can! But how can they find who they’re looking for without apps or social media? And what will the girls make of the 60s, where the hairstyles are wild, the slang is weird and no one’s heard of ciabatta?! Can the girls navigate their way through the strange world of the 60s – and back home again (without using Google maps)?

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