Eye of the Wolf by Daniel Pennac
  

Eye of the Wolf

Written by Daniel Pennac

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Born worlds apart - a wolf from the North and a boy from Africa. The wolf has lost nearly everything on his way to the zoo, including his eye and his pack. The boy too has lost much and seen terrible things. They stand either side of the wolf's enclosure and make their stories known to each other.

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Eye of the Wolf by Daniel Pennac

Born worlds apart - a wolf from the North and a boy from Africa. The wolf has lost nearly everything on his way to the zoo, including his eye and his pack. The boy too has lost much and seen terrible things. They stand either side of the wolf's enclosure and make their stories known to each other.

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The stark narrative style keeps an intense hold over readers, and the dreamlike mixed-media illustrations in an impressive array of shadowy charcoal tones reinforce the graceful mingling of real and surreal events. -- Publishers Weekly Publishers Weekly

About the Author

Daniel Pennac

Daniel Pennac is one of the most translated authors in France, with books for both adults and children appearing in more than thirty languages. DOG, originally published in 1982, was his first children's book. "I'm not an expert when it comes to dogs," he says. "I'm just a friend. Perhaps I've got a bit of dog in me. I was born on the same day as my first dog. We grew up together." Daniel Pennac lives and teaches in Paris.

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Format

Paperback
128 pages
Interest Age: From 9

Author

Daniel Pennac
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Publisher

Walker Books Ltd

Publication date

2nd December 2002

ISBN

9781406352573

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