In The Wolves of Willoughby Chase, award-winning author Joan Aiken has created a wild, imaginative adventure that follows the fortunes of cousins Bonnie and Sylvia who have been turned out of their home by a sinister governess.
The novel is set in 1832 and England is plagued by droves of ravaging wolves. The cousins must get help, but their future looks grim...This is a nail-biting, suspense-filled adventure with witty and likeable heroines. Readers from 9+ will be gripped!
Read this with 10-year-old daughter. Absolutely brilliant! Would have loved this as a girl. Everything about it is immensely appealing and satisfying. We couldn't put it down!
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I remember reading this book more than once when I was a teenager. I thought it was a very exciting story, very well written and certainly captivating! I will buy it for my baby daughter when she is old enough...