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The Last Wild

The Last Wild (The Last Wild Trilogy)

Author: Piers Torday, Illustrator: Oliver Hembrough

Ref: 9781780878300
This is a story about a boy named Kester. He is extraordinary, but he doesn't know that yet. All he knows, at this very moment, is this: 1. There is a flock of excited pigeons in his bedroom. 2. They are talking to him. 3. His life will never be quite the same again...A captivating animal adventure destined to be loved by readers of all ages.

Shortlisted for Waterstones Children's Book Prize: Fiction 5 - 12 Category 2014.

Critic Reviews
'I haven't read a book this good and interesting since The Hunger Games ... an edge-of-your-seat fast-paced read' Guardian Children's website. Guardian Children's website 'An action-packed, dystopian eco-thriller with memorable characters, both animal and human, and a powerful message about the interdependence of man and nature. A promising debut' Daily Mail. Daily Mail 'A darkly comic and hugely inventive adventure ... it could be the next big thing' Eoin Colfer. Eoin Colfer 'It's a grim but in no way depressing read, preaching hope amid dystopia' Financial Times. Financial Times 'Gripping, original and memorable' Francesca Simon. Francesca Simon 'The sequel had better come soon' Observer. Observer 'Inventive, with laughs, tears and cliffhangers' Sunday Times. Sunday Times 'Thrilling ... Written in a vivid, urgent style, its sense of loss at all the creatures we have lost or are losing may be as critical to the new generation as Tarka the Otter' Times. Times 'Splendid stuff' Eva Ibbotson. Eva Ibbotson
Price: $12.58
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