Caroline Harvey lost her parents in an accident when she was four years old. Her elder sister, Amanda was adopted and Caroline had not seen her since. Caroline herself was adopted and her new family went to live in Gorley, a town some miles away. When Caroline started at her new school, she discovered that the new English teacher, Miss Kemp, was her long-lost sister.
In the 1800s, Libby has been adopted by a rich couple. The mother believes that Libby is her actual daughter Charlotte, that was lost at sea when she was a baby, but her husband is not convinced and wants rid of Libby, thinking such beliefs are bad for his wife’s health.
- A New Life for Libby– Suzy: #193 (17 May 1986) – #202 (19 July 1986)
Carla Jones who was brought up as a gipsy, learned that she had been stolen as a baby. With the help of photographs in a locket, she traced her parents—they were Mr and Mrs Matthews, who lived near the Children’s Home to which Carla had been sent. Carla was determined not to tell them who she was until she was sure they really liked her. Unfortunately, the more Carla tried to please them, the more she found herself in trouble.
- “My Secret Mum and Dad” – Mandy: #590 (6 May 1978) – #604 (12 September 1978)