Mara celebrates her thirteenth birthday. But her mother gives her a present of Matrioshka dolls from Russia, more a gift for a younger girl, and even then, one of the dolls is missing. When Mara and her friend Dorota go in search of the missing doll they make some discoveries. Mara in particular had no idea… For young teens. Shortlisted for Réics Carló Award 2011 and Winner of the Honour Fiction Award in Children’s Books Ireland Book of the Year Awards 2012.