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Quercus Publishing, Nov 8, 2012 - Juvenile Fiction - 320 pages
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Fer has always felt that she doesn't belong. She hears the call of the wild wood, the secrets it whispers. When her grandmother reveals clues about the disappearance of her father and his mystical bond to her mother, Fer begins to unlock secrets about the parents she never knew. Led to a reflecting pool which uncovers The Way, Fer finds an enchanting and dangerous land.

And it is here that she will realise her destiny - to face down the deadly Mor and free this land from its imprisonment in ice and evil.

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User Review  - jkrnomad - LibraryThing

A delightful read! The theme of belonging and connectedness is constant. Fer is an outsider, but is learning to follow her instincts and trust that she do the right thing. When she goes through the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Mothwing - LibraryThing

Solid and entertaining middle grade Finished with a female heroine who goes off to fairy land to fulfil confront the usurping fake fairy queen who makes the land and its creatures sick and seek both ... Read full review

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About the author (2012)

Sarah Prineas is the author of The Magic Thief series. She holds a Ph.D in English Literature and teaches seminars on fantasy and science fiction literature. She lives in Iowa City with her family.

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