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North of Nowhere

CILIP Carnegie Medal, 2014

ebook / ISBN-13: 9781444007763

Price: £6.99

The sleepy seaside village of Porthaven hides a mystery…

Mia’s grandad has vanished and nobody knows why. When Mia and her mum go to support her grandma, Mia makes friends with local girl, Dee. But why does Dee seem so out of reach? Why does she claim to be facing violent storms when Mia sees only sunny skies?

And can Mia solve the mystery and find her grandad before time and tide forever wash away his future?

A night of storms. A lifetime of secrets. A week to find the truth.

Reviews

Lis Kessler has done it again...I thought North of Nowhere was stunning! Mindblowing!
SERENDIPITY REVIEWS
compels and intrigues its reader and provides an excellent, enjoyable read along the way. A must-read
ARMADILLO
a gripping read, an atmospheric adventure
NEWBOOKS
A gripping read, an atmospheric adventure with an imaginative and cleverly developed storyline ... A beautifully told adventure story
Devon Life
Extraordinary
School Librarian
Another gripping novel by children's author Liz Kessler
Cornwall Life
Although it has magical elements, this first and foremost a story about friendship and families
Book Trust
Tightly plotted and ... fast-paced, carrying you along to a denouement which satisfyingly ties together the narrative strands
We Love This Book
Tempestuous. Intriguing.
Armadillo Magazine