story was written by Gareth Owen. It's not a true
story but it is based on the character of
a real person - Ruby Turner.
I first met Ruby at the Edinburgh Festival in
1977. I had a play on and was sharing the venue
Ruby was in his musical 'Rumpus'. We were both
knocked out by her voice and bubbly personality.
I think she was still at school.
At the end of this story she says...
to see what the real Ruby Turner is doing
Click the picture above.
the books in the share-a-story series were
written by Pat Thompson.
This was the first book in the series.
Lynx (ISBN 0-575-04337-7)
again Bob Wilson's deceptively naive comic images
win the day.
Times Ed Supplement