THE WOOD (Coming August 1, 2017 from Feiwel & Friends/Macmillan)
Winter didn’t ask to be the guardian of the wood, but when her dad inexplicably vanishes, she’s the one who must protect travelers who accidentally slip through the wood’s portals.
The wood is poisoned, changing into something more sinister. Once brightly colored leaves are now bubbling inky black. Vicious creatures that live in the shadows are becoming bolder, torturing lost travelers. Winter must now put her trust in Henry–a young man from eighteenth century England who knows more than he should about the wood–in order to find the truth and those they’ve lost.
“With its intriguing magic, eerie setting, and compelling protagonist, THE WOOD casts a captivating spell. I felt as if I’d walked into Winter’s woods, and despite the danger, I didn’t want to leave!” — Sarah Beth Durst, author of THE QUEEN OF BLOOD