An authentic, beautiful and page-turning novel that is a joy to read. It will stay with me for some time.
Effortlessly transports the reader to fourteenth-century rural Derbyshire and the plight of young Alwin. With the deft touch of a master storyteller, Laura Carlin recreates the dangerous world Alwin must navigate as they flee the comforts of home for an entirely new life
A book of great beauty and lyricism