Eleven year-old Charlie and her family have moved from the big city to a small country village. She’s desperate to fit in, desperate to feel normal; but how can she when her stutter is back? She’s tried everything to get rid of it. Her last resort is a witch; if only she could find one!
But bad-tempered Agatha has retired from magic. Besides, she tells Charlie, her stutter is part of who she is and shouldn’t be removed. Not like the curse that’s been put on Suzy, the school’s star singer, who is set to lose her wonderful voice when she turns seventeen in just a week’s time. Nowshe’s someone who really needs help.