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The Dark Wild

The Dark Wild (The Last Wild Trilogy)

Author: Piers Torday, Illustrator: Oliver Hembrough

Ref: 9781848663787
WINNER OF THE GUARDIAN CHILDREN'S FICTION PRIZE 2014. Twelve-year-old Kester thought he had discovered the last wild animals in the land. He thought his adventure was over. He was wrong. Below the sparkling city of Premium, deep underground, a dark wild remains: animals who believe the time is right to rise up against their human enemies. And soon Kester realises: he is the only one who can stop them. Kester Jaynes saved the animals. Can he save the humans too?

Winner of Guardian Children's Fiction Prize 2014. Shortlisted for Waterstone's Children's Book Prize 2014.

Critic Reviews
'A fantastic example of how a book for children can be serious without preaching ... a sobering parable about our attitude to the natural world' Gillian Cross, author. Gillian Cross 'A page-turner' The Telegraph. Telegraph 'An excellent, punchy adventure' Financial Times. Financial Times 'Standout winner ... effortlessly holds his readers' attention' Julia Eccleshare, Guardian. Guardian 'The definition of a good read' The Bookbag. Bookbag 'Wildly inventive, moving and gripping' Frank Cottrell Boyce. Frank Cottrell Boyce
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7,171.74 CRC

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