The Beast of Hushing Wood by Gabrielle Wang EPUB
The Beast of Hushing Wood- an illustrated novel for 10 – 13 year olds.
By the award-winning author of The Wishbird. A powerful magic realism story about Ziggy Truegood, a young girl who has a premonition that she will drown on her 12th birthday.
Ziggy Truegood lives in a tiny town deep in Hushing Wood, where strange things are happening. The townspeople are fighting, Ziggy feels like something is hunting her, and her beloved woods have become dark and hostile. When exotic Raffi and his grandfather arrive in town, Ziggy finds herself strangely drawn to them. But are they there to save Ziggy, or are they the hunters?
Thought-provoking and engaging, The Beast of Hushing Wood is a lovely blend of action, fable and magic realism.
With illustrations by the author
Recommended for children 10 -13 years old.