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Antigone Kingsley: About Last Summer

256 pages
SPCK Group

Cousins by blood - enemies by choice!

Living above her parent's theatre has always given Antigone Kingsley (Tig) plenty of practice at being centre stage. But when the theatre faces financial crisis and the stage doors close, it is her alluring cousin Amelie, flown in from Paris, who grabs her family's attention. As Tig grapples with her identity away from the limelight, she watches her cousin steal the affection of her family, friends, school - even her loyal social media following! When tension between the two teenagers grow, Tig finds herself at a crossroad. Will her need to be liked outweigh her raging jealousy towards her cousin? Or will spiralling emotions and burning desires lead to murderous consequences?

Antigone Kingsley by author Marina Magdalena, is the first book in this coming-of-age series that makes the perfect companion for tweens and teenage girls going through the highs and lows of growing up. Filled with positive role models, healthy self-exploration, fruitful relationships, vulnerability and good humour, you'll love journeying with Tig as she faces the social pressures, spiralling emotions, burning desires and grand disappointments of teenage life! Tig is your relatable, imperfect, clumsy, hot headed girl next door who learns to embrace who she is, solve problems and bring sparkle to the world. She's your new BFF - meet Antigone 'Tig' Kingsley.

Author Bio

Marina Magdalena is wife to Dominic, Mum to Lilia and Reuben, and the creator of Imaginarium TV. https://www.imaginarium.tv/academy
As a busy home educating Mum, she works with Imaginarium students between the ages of 5-25, who live anywhere in the world and share a passion for film and TV. In this Film and TV academy, Marina teaches screen writing, screen acting and film making. She loves to create stories and has written and directed many plays that have toured in theatres, schools, prisons and military bases. Marina is an active provider to the homeschool communities in the UK, USA, Canada and parts of Europe, appears on TBN's Mum Show and is the resident 'ask mum; running a weekly slot on United Christian Broadcasters.