The House on Hummingbird IslandBook - 2016
There are monkeys in the chandeliers, turtles in the bathtub, and secrets behind every door... Idie Grace is twelve years-old when she inherits a grand old house on a Caribbean island, and is sent away from grey old England to a place where hummingbirds hover and monkeys clamber from tree to tree. As a lady of property Idie can do as she pleases, so she fills the house with exotic animals, keeps her beloved horse in the hallway, and carries a grumpy, talking cockatoo named Homer on her shoulder. But this island home holds as many secrets as it does animals, and the truth behind Idie's inheritance is the biggest secret of all...
Publisher: London :, Macmillan Children's Books,, 2016
Copyright Date: ♭2016
Characteristics: 390 pages :,illustrations