Today sees the publication of this incredible story in paperback and an opportunity to celebrate its well deserved nomination for the Carnegie Medal!!
Welcome back to the thrilling adventurous Stone Age world, lovingly created by Michelle Paver. This is the seventh in the series, the first being Wolf Brother. Millions of people around the world have been eagerly awaiting this book- including myself!
This series is incredible and Viper’s Daughter is as rich, immersive and exciting as you would hope and expect. Get ready to feel yourself transported back in time to be reunited with Torak, Renn and Wolf.
Beginning with the deception and discovery that Renn has left, Torak is devastated but determined to find her. So begins the incredible journey. Sacrificing family, Wolf stays by Torak’s side, not always understanding his actions, but aware of the unshakeable bond they share. This bond is heart warming as they speak and understand each other in wonderful ways.
Unaware that Renn has left to protect him, she too is suffering with her betrayal of Torak. Renn is on her own journey, accompanied by dreams of her mother, the Viper’s Mage. These dreams haunt Renn as she is drawn into the very evil threatening to tear her away from Torak and unleash hurt onto the world.
A story steeped in fear, love and culture. It will warm your heart and then cause tears to fall. Emotive and enthralling- completely compelling.
This series is incredible and I may just need to start all over again to immerse myself in this world with these familiar and awe-inspiring characters. If you haven’t read this series, I urge you to try it out- enjoyed and celebrated around the world- what better recommendation can you ask for?