Twister by Juliette Forrest
  

Twister

Written by Juliette Forrest

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March 2018 Debut of the Month | In a nutshell: magic, ghosts, a brave and stubborn heroine |

Twister is named after the storm that raged the night she was born, and she grows up fierce, stubborn, a true force of nature. She needs to be too: her beloved Pa has disappeared, leaving Twister heart-broken, her mother almost destroyed. Twister’s search for her pa takes her into real danger: she encounters ghosts and the dead, harnesses black magic, while in the real world she becomes the target for a violent and damaged classmate. Set in a beautifully described world of mountains, forests and open meadows (the US?), Twister’s connection to the land is a comfort and strength, no matter how hard the trials she faces. Powerful, and absorbing, this is one of a kind.

One to recommend to fans of Frances Hardinge’s equally brave and tested heroines. ~ Andrea Reece

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Synopsis

Twister by Juliette Forrest

Twister's beloved father has gone missing and as she's searching for him she stumbles across a witch living in the woods. She is given a magical necklace that holds the souls of living things and can turn the wearer into a wolf, or a rushing river, or a rainstorm. But there's a dark foe on the hunt for this necklace, a baddie who wears a coat crawling with creatures and who might have something to do with her father's sudden disappearance...

About the Author

Juliette Forrest is a leading art director and copywriter.

She won a Scottish Booktrust 2014 New Writers Award.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
300 pages

Author

Juliette Forrest
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Author's Website

julietteforrest.com/

Publisher

Scholastic

Publication date

1st February 2018

ISBN

9781407185118

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