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Storm-Wake

Lucy Christopher

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Description

A tour de force retelling of The Tempest from a romantic, emotional, and inspiring voice, perfect for passionate readers of all ages.

"A tale of strange magic and faith lost and found that packs a wallop." --BooklistMoss has grown up on the strangest and most magical of islands. Her father has a plan to control the tempestuous weather that wracks the shores. But the island seems to have a plan of its own once Callan -- a wild boy her age -- appears on its beaches. Her complex feelings for Callan shift with every tide, while her love for the island, and her father, are thrown into doubt...And when one fateful day, a young man from the outside world washes up on the beach, speaking of the Old World, nothing will ever be the same. A dark reflection of Shakespeare's The Tempest, Storm-wake is one girl's voyage of discovery -- a mesmerizing tale of magic, faith, and love.


Praise For Storm-Wake

Praise for Storm-wake:"As wild and refreshing as an ocean storm" - Kirkus"A tale of strange magic and faith lost and found that packs a wallop." - Booklist"A magical experience... Reading [Storm-wake] made me wonder what I'd fight hardest for--my dreams, or for real life." -- Melvin Burgess "The perfect book for anyone who needs a little more magic in their life." -- Marcus Sedgwick, The Printz Award-winning author of Midwinterblood."Praise for The Killing Woods:"A gripping, heartbreaking, emotionally substantial look at war wounds and the allure of danger." -- Kirkus Reviews, starred review"[A] tense and nimbly crafted psychological thriller." -- Publishers WeeklyPraise for Stolen:Michael L. Printz Honor BookALA Best Fiction for Young AdultsUSBBY Outstanding International Book"Complicated and beautiful -- it left me doubting my emotions and missing a place I'd never been." -- Maggie Stiefvater"All the tension of lightning, all the terror of thunder. A stunning, scary, and beautiful book." -- John Marsden"An emotionally raw thriller... a haunting account of captivity and the power of relationships." -- Publishers Weekly, starred review

Praise for Storm-wake:"As wild and refreshing as an ocean storm" - Kirkus"A tale of strange magic and faith lost and found that packs a wallop." - Booklist"A magical experience... Reading [Storm-wake] made me wonder what I'd fight hardest for--my dreams, or for real life." -- Melvin Burgess "The perfect book for anyone who needs a little more magic in their life." -- Marcus Sedgwick, The Printz Award-winning author of Midwinterblood."Praise for The Killing Woods:"A gripping, heartbreaking, emotionally substantial look at war wounds and the allure of danger." -- Kirkus Reviews, starred review"[A] tense and nimbly crafted psychological thriller." -- Publishers WeeklyPraise for Stolen:Michael L. Printz Honor BookALA Best Fiction for Young AdultsUSBBY Outstanding International Book"Complicated and beautiful -- it left me doubting my emotions and missing a place I'd never been." -- Maggie Stiefvater"All the tension of lightning, all the terror of thunder. A stunning, scary, and beautiful book." -- John Marsden"An emotionally raw thriller... a haunting account of captivity and the power of relationships." -- Publishers Weekly, starred review

Chicken House, 9780545940320, 320pp.

Publication Date: July 31, 2018



About the Author

Lucy Christopher's novel STOLEN was named a Printz Honor Book by the ALA and received England's Branford Boase award and Australia's Gold Inky for best debut. In a starred review, PUBLISHERS WEEKLY called it "an emotionally raw thriller...a haunting account of captivity and the power of relationships." She is also the author of FLYAWAY, a novel for younger readers, and THE KILLING WOODS, a novel for young adults. Lucy lives in Monmouth, Wales. Visit her at www.lucychristopher.com and follow her on Twitter @LucyCAuthor.