|Children's Genre||9-11 years|
A story about love, strength and resilience, this is a novel about the power of stories to change the way we view the world – it’s about the power of a child to change their own world. Emotionally arresting but ultimately uplifting, this is a remarkable novel for our times.
Piers Torday began his career in theatre and then television as a producer and writer. His bestselling first children’s book, The Last Wild, was shortlisted for the Waterstones Children’s Book Award and nominated for the CILIP Carnegie Medal. His second book, The Dark Wild, won the Guardian Children’s Fiction Prize.