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“Knife woke in a cold sweat, the torn edge of her wing sizzling with pain. How long had she lain unconscious? Her worst fears had come to pass: she was trapped, flightless, a prisoner. The humans had put her in a box, and now they had come to torment her…”

Don’t read this book if you’re expecting fairy dust – the last thing Knife is likely to wield is a magic wand…

Reviews

"Readers will fall in love with Anderson's debut."
The Times
"Compelling and mature...maintains its suspense to the final page"
Books Quarterly (Waterstone's)
"Perfect for the kind of girl who enjoys fantasy with a dash of romance"
The Times
"Pure pleasure...highly recommended"
The Times
"A compelling adventure/love story"
Financial Times
"Love, fear, compassion and courage are woven into a magical story"
Amanda Craig, The Times
"This is the best kind of fantasy: a book that makes fairies wonderfully real"
Sarah Prineas, author of THE MAGIC THIEF
RJ Anderson's debut novel unexpectedly evolves into a compelling adventure-cum-love-story.
Financial Times
A lively and engrossing debut novel.
Books For Keeps
Captivating.
The Times