Winner of the 2013 CBCA for Younger Readers.
Three children have been sent to live in the countryside, safe from the war in London. When they find two boys hiding in a castle, the past and future come together to make an extraordinary adventure.
A hauntingly beautiful story from one of Australia's most acclaimed writers for adults and children.
About the Author
Sonya Hartnett is the internationally acclaimed author of several novels, including Thursday's Child, Forest, and Of a Boy. In 2010 Sonya published her debut picture book, The Boy and the Toy, and her latest novel for younger readers, The Midnight Zoo.
For Ages: 6 - 12 years old
For Grades: 6
Number Of Pages: 280
Published: 21st March 2012
Publisher: Penguin Books Australia
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 20.7 x 13.6 x 2.6
Weight (kg): 20.7
Edition Number: 1