One bright spring morning in the woods of France. a soldier. blinded by the war. is found by a little girl named Coco. and her older sister Marcelle. In return for their kindness. the soldier tells the sisters marvellous tales. each story connected to the keepsake he carries in his pocket: a perfect..
Her muzzle wrinkled. and Andrej saw a glimpse of teeth and pale tongue. They smell the same. the lioness murmured. My cubs smelt as she does. Like pollen. She breathed deeply again. and Andrej saw the missing cubs returning to her on the wings of the babys perfume. All young ones must come from the..
Sometimes. when there is evil enough. that evil comes to life. and sets up home with you...He draws her close. envelops her as if with wings. She does not resist him or the kisses over her face and when he tilts her chin up. she lets him. exposing the flesh of her throat. When she goes home that day..
Three children have been sent to live in the countryside. safe from the war in London. When they find two boys hiding in a castle. the past and future come together to make an extraordinary adventure. Winner of the 2013 CBCA Book of the Year - Younger Readers..