His sister is missing. His dog has been killed. High in the Greek mountains, Hylas is running for his life. The mysterious black warriors want Hylas dead. So begins his quest across land and sea with only a girl and a dolphin by his side. But the warriors are relentless. Why are they hunting Hylas - and how will he survive? In a time of chieftains, chariots and ancient magic, can Hylas, the lowliest goatherd, rise to become a hero?
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The kind of story you dream of reading and all too rarely find ( The Times)
A classic children's book . . . superb writing (Anthony Horowitz)
These books are full of magic, adventure and action, and they appeal equally to both sexes (Charlie Higson)
Heartstoppingly real ( The Independent)
Dazzling entertainment . . . seamless storytelling (Julia Eccleshare lovereading.co.uk)
Like other great children's books which also entrance adults, Wolf Brother conjures up an utterly believable, yet original world where the story grips you to the very last page (Sir Ian McKellen)
Since I was little, I've adored the myths of Ancient Greece and Ancient Egypt, and to write Gods and Warriors, I’ve swum with wild dolphins and climbed an erupting volcano – all to make you feel that you're right there, living the adventure. Amazon readers' opinions matter hugely to me, and you could be among the first to read Gods and Warriors. I really hope you enjoy it.
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Book Description Puffin Books, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0141343087
Book Description Puffin, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110141343087