Can Hannah stop her friends from drifting apart?

'I feel like I'm losing my best mate . . .'

Hannah and Joey have been best friends forever - just the two of them. But when Joey's new foster brother, Paul, turns up, everything changes. First Joey falls for Hannah's brother, Kit. Then Paul complicates things - with some kittens, a chocolate bar and a stripy pink bicycle.

Hannah's world is turning upside down. Can you rescue a friendship when it's drowning? Can you save a friend in trouble - if they don't want to be saved?

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Reviews of Driftwood
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  • Ali, age 12

    Omg this is my fave book EVER I literally love it so much and i read it really quickly and I didn't want it to end

  • thyme, age 13

    i love all you books but this is one of my favorite!
    i love Paul the most of all the characters.

  • Rianna, age 15

    I have no words to describe how amazing this book was for me, it still remains one of my favourites by Cathy.

  • kiara, age 10

    i loveeeee this book at the parts where the jerks are bullying paul i cry. itsd awesome!!!!!!!! it has to be in my top ten favourite books (by the way the rest of the books in my top ten are writin by you

  • Emily, age 12

    omg i only got this 20 minutes ago and i cant put it down im still wondering who sent the card to kit and what is going to happen to paul i not ike kit and his gang they are so annoying and joey isnt much help either

  • Timmy , age Niel

    I love your books, I don't know how my life turned upside down but by reading some amazing books I can keep calm my life and mind too..

  • Roya, age 9

    I just finished and I lovedddddddddd itttttttt it's AMAZING I'm reading it again because it's amazing!!!!!!!!

  • Gayatri, age 13

    Your best book is driftwood
    I loved it soooo much I finished it in 1 and a 1/2 hour
    It was AWESOME

  • Molly, age 13

    I just finished reading this book and it made me cry. It's amazing and emotional, one of my favourite books now definitely.

  • Mari, age 33

    Though I am older than most of the readers, I still could not put the book away and read it for hours. I am an English teacher and kind of proof-read books for my students :) I really enjoyed reading "Driftwood". Suggest it to all the ones who love romantics, the sea and dreaming. Very good for those who have to handle bullying problems!

  • Tabby, age 10

    Hi, I really love Driftwood, I remember it was the first Cathy Cassidy book I ever read. We have all your books at our school library!

  • Averyl, age 10

    i am reading it now it is great !

  • Cathy, age 11

    Omg i would just like to say this is one of the best books so far andTHE first book that has ever made me cry in my life I LOVE THIS BOOK everyone needs to read it! xxx

  • Samantha, age 13

    Dis was an awesome book!!its soo heart warming!!♥♥i luved it especially hannah's n paul's charecter

  • silva, age 12

    This was the first book which i read of cathy cassidy's ,and i am really sure i'll love all of the others.Cathy u rock! :)

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    I love your books my fav is driftwood because it is easier to understand

  • Charlotte, age 10

    I LOVE IT!!

    The book is Amazing! Keep on writing

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    Very good

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