Kiran Millwood Hargrave
The story is a riveting journey in a place that feels like it belongs in the classics. Amazing characters and mysterious tales from old. At the centre of the story is a cartographer and his daughter. a journey to find a missing daughter and a murder.
About the Book
Winner of the British Book Awards Children's Book of the Year. Shortlisted for the Branford Boase Award, Shortlisted for the Jhalak Prize
'Absolutely loved it from start to finish' TOM FLETCHER'I read it, I loved it' MALORIE BLACKMAN' Kiran Millwood Hargrave creates a spellbinding world of magic, myth and adventure' EMMA CARROLL
Forbidden to leave her island, Isabella dreams of the faraway lands her cartographer father once mapped. When her friend disappears, she volunteers to guide the search. The world beyond the walls is a monster-filled wasteland - and beneath the dry rivers and smoking mountains, a fire demon is stirring from its sleep.
Soon, following her map, her heart and an ancient myth, Isabella discovers the true end of her journey: to save the island itself. Beautiful, thrilling and magical, Sunday Times bestselling-author Kiran Millwood Hargrave's debut novel has all the makings of a modern classic.