From Dakin’s bedroom window, the farthest-away mountain looks quite close, its peak capped with pink and purple and green snow rising above the pine wood just beyond the village.
No one knows why the snow isn’t white, because no one has ever been there; for though the mountain looks close, however far you travel it never gets any closer.
Until one morning, Dakin is woken by a voice calling, summoning her through the wicked wood and over the sea of spikes, to fight the evil on the mountain and set it free…
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
No-one had ever managed to reach the mountain – however hard they tried, it always got further and further away.
Dakin knows that the mountain has summoned her. Bravely, she sets out on a dangerous journey through the Wicked Wood and across the Sea of Spikes, to free the mountain from the evil spell that has been put on it for two hundred years.
Dakin has to overcome many dangers before she meets her Prince: evil witches and terrifying gargoyles are there to try and destroy her before she can reach the farthest-away mountain…
From the world-famous author of 'The Indian in the Cupboard'About the Author:
Lynne Reid Banks was born in London in 1929. She was an actress in the early 1950s and later became one of the first two women TV News reporters in Britain. She is a best-selling author for both children and adults, and has written over thirty books, including The L-Shaped Room.
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description HarperCollinsChildren'sBooks, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. The Farthest Away Mountain (Lions) This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. Money back guarantee if you are not satisfied. See all our books here, order more than 1 book and get discounted shipping. . Bookseller Inventory # 7719-9780006729983
Book Description HarperCollinsChildren'sBooks 07/09/1998, 1998. Book Condition: Good. Will be shipped promptly from UK warehouse. Book is in good condition with no missing pages, no damage or soiling and tight spine. There may be some dog-eared pages showing previous use but overall a great book. Bookseller Inventory # 9053-9780006729983
Book Description HarperCollinsChildren'sBooks, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. The Farthest Away Mountain (Lions) This book is in good or better condition. It has no tears to the pages and no pages will be missing from the book. The spine of the book is still in great condition and the front cover is generally unmarked. It has signs of previous use but overall is in really nice, tight condition. Shipping is normally same day from our UK warehouse. We offer a money back guarantee if you are not satisfied. Bookseller Inventory # 9053-9780006729983
Book Description Lions, 1992. Paperback. Book Condition: Used; Good. **SHIPPED FROM UK** We believe you will be completely satisfied with our quick and reliable service. All orders are dispatched as swiftly as possible! Buy with confidence!. Bookseller Inventory # 1574440
Book Description Lions, 1992. Paperback. Book Condition: Used; Good. cover creased, water damage book **SHIPPED FROM UK** We believe you will be completely satisfied with our quick and reliable service. All orders are dispatched as swiftly as possible! Buy with confidence!. Bookseller Inventory # 2441013
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Bookseller Inventory # GOR001222353
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Bookseller Inventory # GOR001443649
Book Description HarperCollins Canada / Children's. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Light shelf wear and minimal interior marks. Bookseller Inventory # G0006729983I3N00
Book Description HarperCollins Canada / Children's. Paperback. Book Condition: Fair. Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Bookseller Inventory # G0006729983I5N10
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Canada, Limited, 1988. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Paperback. Sound & good copy, light to moderate rubbing/edgewear to wraps. Library card and sleeve within. Bookseller Inventory # c610733