Wundersmith: The Calling of Morrigan Crow Nevermoor #2 (HB)

Author(s): Jessica Townsend

Childrens Intermediate

Return to the magical world of Nevermoor! Morrigan Crow's perilous adventures continue in the most anticipated sequel of the year, a treat for all fans of magic and Wunder.Morrigan Crow has been invited to join the prestigious Wundrous Society, a place that promised her friendship, protection and belonging for life. She's hoping for an education full of wunder, imagination and discovery - but all the Society want to teach her is how evil Wundersmiths are. And someone is blackmailing Morrigan's unit, turning her last few loyal friends against her. Has Morrigan escaped from being the cursed child of Wintersea only to become the most hated figure in Nevermoor? Worst of all, people have started to go missing. The fantastical city of Nevermoor, once a place of magic and safety, is now riddled with fear and suspicion... Praise for Nevermoor: The Trials of Morrigan Crow:Winner, Book of the Year 2018 at the Indie Book Awards.Winner, Children's Book Category at the Indie Book Awards.Winner, Best Children's Fiction at the Aurealis Awards.Winner, Younger Fiction at the Waterstones Children's Book Prize (UK).A CBCA Notable book.Longlisted for the ABIA Awards.Shortlisted for the Readings Children's Book Prize.'Unexpected, exciting and funny. Like Alice in Wonderland, Harry Potter and Doctor Who swirled up together. I loved Morrigan Crow, and I want to check in at the Hotel Deucalion.' Judith Rossell, ABIA Award-winning author of Withering-by-Sea'Jessica Townsend's Nevermoor: The Trials of Morrigan Crow is more than just a spectacular debut. Exciting, charming, and wonderfully imagined, it's the sort of delightful, grand adventure destined to be many a reader's favourite book.' Trenton Lee Stewart, New York Times bestselling author of The Mysterious Benedict Society series and The Secret Keepers'Queensland author Jessica Townsend's debut is an exciting and charming middle-grade read that will hook readers aged 10 and up with intricate imaginative detail and its sheer energy ... a compulsively readable romp that fans of 'Harry Potter', Terry Pratchett or Studio Ghibli will gobble up.' Books and Publishing'It really is brilliant, with an engaging plot, plenty of twists, memorable characters and a marvellous sense of humour. Pick it up and the hours disappear, just like magic.' Daily Telegraph'I loved the storyline and how suspenseful each page was, and I loved reading about the exhilarating events that Morrigan experienced, and meeting strange new characters. Anyone who loves Harry Potter will like Nevermoor.' Herald Sun

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Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780734419002
  • : Hachette Australia
  • : Lothian Children's Books
  • : October 2018
  • : November 2018
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Jessica Townsend
  • : Hardback
  • : 400