By M. E. Breen
Darkness falls so quick in Howland that the folks there don't have any note for night. One minute the sky is mild, the following minute it truly is black. yet darkness is available in other kinds, too, and for thirteen-year-old Annie, the distress she endures in her Uncle’s loved ones makes the black of evening look virtually soothing. while Annie escapes, her path takes her first to a perilous mine the place a beneficial stone is being stolen by way of an enemy of the king, and later to the king’s personal halls, the place a determine from Annie’s earlier makes a startling visual appeal. all of the whereas, stated sightings of kinderstalk— mysterious, wolf-like creatures that prowl Howland’s darkish forests—grow extra widespread. Eloquent, suspenseful, and imbued with fairy-tale motifs present in The Brothers Grimm, it is a riveting coming-of-age tale of a woman who needs to learn how to belief her instincts if she’s to steer the folk she is destined to rule.
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Darkwood by M. E. Breen