A breathtakingly beautiful and lyrical novel
A remarkable book that already feels like a classic, it is sure to become one
This tale from rural Northumberland will stick with you...He explores our place in the world, our connection to nature. At some point it becomes a rather Blakean tale of self-discovery...rich, wise, and never boring
Lyrical...hypnotic and beautifully written
David Almond's novels are so simple on the surface, so hauntingly mysterious in their depths
This is a book of hope and joy - get out of your comfort zone, explore the extraordinary, get in touch with nature and share in the belief that young & old can create a better world.