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Suitable for 9 - 11 years

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Product Description

The first episode in Michelle Paver’s riveting saga of suspense and primal magic, set 6000 years ago. In Torak’s shadow-world of snow, forests, bears and shamanic rituals, life is harsh and fragile. When his father, Fa the mage, dies of mortal wounds from a spirit-possessed bear, his dying words bind Torak to a quest. He must seek and find the mythical Mountain of the World Spirit, who will give him the strength to defeat the demonic beast. Can a wolf cub bring him the luck he needs to complete his quest and face this killer of men?

Product Details

Catalogue number

5458 in Schools Catalogue 2017/18

Format

Paperback

ISBN

9781842551318

Publisher

Orion Children's Books (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )

Date published

June 15th, 2005

Accelerated Reader

AR book level: 4.5; Middle years; 8.0 points

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  • 240 pages
Condition

New

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Author/Illustrator

Michelle Paver

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    LightningBolt42
    on 7 December 2014

    This book is a magical, adventurous type. So much description it makes your mind build up the picture.

    5out of 5
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    Sportsgal
    on 13 March 2014

    I guess this book isn’t to bad. Although it does drag along a bit. I’ve almost finished it and it still hasn’t got to main part. Would not recomend because it might waste your time. but good descriptions and you have a clear picture in your head on what everything looks like. :\

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    AngelofDeath
    on 9 March 2014

    I thought this book was a bit boring, there was too much detail.

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    nastyboots
    on 20 February 2014

    I think this book waffled on a bit so I couldn’t really enjoy it.

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    pegasus1999
    on 5 September 2013

    wonderful, amazing, magical just right for me. well done Michelle!!!!!!!**xxxxxx

    5out of 5
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    princessglamxx1
    on 8 June 2013

    this book is so capturing

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    bugzy72
    on 7 March 2013

    its a good book

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    isabel1456
    on 24 June 2012

    Wow, I love this book so much! Im going to read the other ones in the series, as my aunt/teacher has all the books and she says that the other books are better so i cant wait to read them!

    5out of 5
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    raspberrybecky
    on 29 January 2012

    since school made us read this book i have read it about 100000 times! i have read all the books by her, my Favorite character is Renn, she is smart and pretty a bit like me… 5000 stars i loveeeed it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    daisy882
    on 4 December 2011

    This is probably one of the most awsome books ever if I haden´t read it wolves might not be my favourite animal (pleas note that wolves are beyond awsome , just like this book!!)

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    stardustbell
    on 9 July 2011

    THIS has to be one of my ALL time favourite books! I haven’t read it for a year now and when i saw it I still remembering my heart beating when I was reading it and wanting to scream at the characters to do I wanted them to. It made me laugh, and cry and jump with joy. I’ve already three times, but i really need to read it again! Read this if you kove adventure and fantasy, romance and just good old heart ache!

    5out of 5
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    Cleosly
    on 6 December 2010

    This book is great!!!! I found the story quite scary and the reason why I couldn’t put it down is because it’s like there is a cliff hanger going all the way through I also like the way they made the story fit into the tribal style. They also didn’t make too fictiony (I know it isn’t a proper word) also is it a series?

    4out of 5
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    pianostar412
    on 3 December 2010

    amazing, great description, couldnt put it down p.s Torak is NOT a wolf

    5out of 5
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    BookxLoverx11
    on 7 November 2010

    This is a very fast-paced neanderthal adventure. Perfect for anyone who loves a good thrill!

    5out of 5
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    strawberryshake999
    on 26 September 2010

    i am reading this book at the moment and am on page 25. but i am confused whether the boy is a wolf a human or half and half.

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    rikeetikee
    on 20 June 2008

    Oh, wow. Wolf Brother has to be one of the most brilliant books I have ever read. It’s gripping at the beginning and shocking throughout the story. If you love a good action-ish sort of book, this book is for you!

    5out of 5