Olly lives with his Mum. When he is grounded and unable to go to soccer camp he keeps running into Mad Martha who wanders the streets with her shopping trolley. He is forbidden to speak with her. Who is she, and what aren't they telling him?
Adele Broadbent lives in Napier and is a writer of junior and young adult fiction. Her previous book Just Jack was shortlisted for the Children's Book Awards and was a Storylines Notable book in 2012. Too Many Secrets was shortlisted in the 2011 Children's Book Awards. Trouble in Time was included in the NZ Listener Top 50 Children's book for 2014.