How would you describe Sophie from the Rooftoppers?

Good-hearted and generally polite, Sophie has a stubborn streak, refusing to accept that her mother – never officially identified – drowned when the Queen Mary sank. Not only does Sophie insist that she is still alive, she claims to know that she was a cello player in the ship’s orchestra.

How would you describe Sophie from the Rooftoppers?

Good-hearted and generally polite, Sophie has a stubborn streak, refusing to accept that her mother – never officially identified – drowned when the Queen Mary sank. Not only does Sophie insist that she is still alive, she claims to know that she was a cello player in the ship’s orchestra.

How old is Sophie from Rooftoppers?

twelve-year-old
The story is about a twelve-year-old girl, Sophie, who is being raised by a man in Victorian times. Charles finds Sophie, a shipwreck survivor, in a cello case floating in the middle of the sea.

What happens at the end of Rooftoppers?

Unfortunately, the highly implausible happy ending, reuniting Sophie and her mom but giving no explanation of what will happen to Charles’ role in Sophie’s life, is abrupt and unsatisfying.

What happens in the book Rooftoppers?

When in Paris, Sophie meets Matteo, a strange and lonely boy who lives on the rooftops to avoid the orphanages. At night, Sophie climbs from her hotel room and joins him to roam the rooftops of Paris on a hunt for her mother. I would rate Rooftoppers 9/10, and would definitely re-read it again and again.

Who are the main characters in Rooftoppers?

The characters in this book are: Sophie – the main character, Matteo – Sophie’s friend, Charles Maxim – the dad, Miss Elliot – the child care officer, and The garriers – the train station boys. People tell Sophie she was orphaned on a shipwreck, but Sophie believes that her mother survived it too.

Does Sophie find her mum in Rooftoppers?

True, there were no other recorded female survivors from the shipwreck which left baby Sophie floating in the English Channel in a cello case, but Sophie remembers seeing her mother wave for help. Her guardian tells her it is almost impossible that her mother is still alive, but that means still possible.

Is there a sequel to Rooftoppers?

I looked up other books by the author ( all the ones featured on Goodreads anyway) and so far there’s no sequel, and unfortunately Katherine Rundell isn’t a Goodreads author and doesn’t take questions 😔 but yes I think a book 2 would be nice!

Does Sophie find her mother in Rooftoppers?

Is Skysteppers the same as Rooftoppers?

Set a few unspecified years before her classic Parisian adventure Roofoppers, Katherine Rundell’s prequel, Skysteppers tells the story of Matteo and how he came to live up high.

How many pages is Rooftoppers?

304
Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781442490598
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers
Publication date: 06/03/2014
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 304

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