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“A stunning mix of folklore, adventure and environmental awareness.”
“An unforgettable story of hope and friendship”
THE WEEK JUNIOR BOOK OF THE WEEK
Delighted to announce that, eight years later, there is now a prequel to THE LAST WILD.
THE WILD BEFORE published on August 19th 2021 with Hachette Children’s.
Drawing on themes of climate change, hope and friendship, The Wild Before returns the reader to the world of the beloved The Last Wild series, before the redeye virus has taken hold of every animal in the land, years before the events of The Last Wild have unfolded. The Wild Before tells the story of a young hare who is the world’s only hope of saving the legendary Mooncalf and avoiding certain disaster.