This is the story of Kirsten, an apparently happy and successful eleven-year-old reality-TV star who meets a ship that comes alive … and is claimed by it as its new captain when it breaks free from its dry dock.
Inspired by the true history of the SS Great Britain, Starboard is about the friendship, heroism and bravery that you can find in others, whether they’re made of flesh or iron. It’s about taking control of your life and going on epic adventures. But, most of all, it’s about finding out who you really dare to be when you’re completely out of your depth…
Author: Nicola Skinner