Skip to main content


Cuckoo Song

Frances Hardinge

Paperback

List Price: 9.95*
* Individual store prices may vary.

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (5/12/2015)
Prebound (4/19/2016)
MP3 CD (12/31/2019)
Compact Disc (12/31/2019)

Description

A disturbing secret haunts two sisters in this spine-chilling YA historical thriller from award-winning author Frances Hardinge
 
An ALA/ALSC Notable Children’s Book
 
Following a mysterious accident that leaves her sopping wet, Triss awakens to a world that’s eerily off-kilter. Her memories are muddled, her sister despises her, and when she brushes her hair, out come crumbled fragments of leaves.
 
Is she going mad? Or did her accident trigger a nightmarish chain of events? In her quest to learn the truth, Triss ventures from the shelter of her parents’ protective wings into the city’s underbelly. There she encounters strange creatures whose grand schemes could forever alter
the fates of her family.
 
From master storyteller Frances Hardinge comes the unnerving tale of one girl’s struggle to confront her darkest fears in order to triumph over a world where nothing is as it seems.
 

Amulet Paperbacks, 9781419719394, 432pp.

Publication Date: April 19, 2016



About the Author

Frances Hardinge is the winner of the Costa Book of the Year for The Lie Tree, one of just two young adult novels to win the major UK literary prize. Known for her beautiful use of language, Hardinge has written many critcally acclaimed novels, including Cuckoo Song, Gullstruck Island, Fly by Night, Verdigris Deep, and Fly Trap. She lives in England. Visit the author at franceshardinge.com.