Chicken House, Hardcover, 9780545433136, 249pp.
Publication Date: September 1, 2012
In a contemporary fairytale as irresistible as catnip, one girl discovers that some magic cuts deep...
Emma's sister is missing. Her parents have spent all their savings on the search. And now the family has no choice but to live in a ramshackle trailer park on the edge of the forst, next door to down-and-out harpies, hags, and trolls. Emma wonders if she'll ever see Helena, and if she'll ever feel happy, again.
Then she makes a friend.
A smooth-talking, dirty-furred cat named Jack. He's got a razor-sharp plan to rescue Emma's sister. He just wants one small favor in return...