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Cry of the Norwolf

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Fantasy / Magical Featured Books for 9+ readers

 ‘Cry of the Norwolf’ by Ian Young is an interesting adventure series that I think will have wide appeal among middle grade readers. Arkyn, a ten year old boy has his world transformed when he stumbles across an injured norwolf pup. A predator that’s the stuff of fear and folklore, Arkyn’s path will change forever if he chooses to help the injured animal instead of killing it. A new fantasy series that is set in a more primitive world than our own, I found ‘Cry of the Norwolf’ really easy to follow and I thought that the story flowed well. The plotline moves quickly which I think will keep readers entertained and eager to know what comes next in the book and in later books in the series. The black and white illustrations at the start of each chapter are clean and detailed. As a personal preference I would have considered having more chapters to include more of these header illustrations instead of the asterisk dividers. However, the more flowing structure of the book does add to its fast pace and encourages the reader to keep going and see what happens next. ‘Cry of the Norwolf’ is a really entertaining read that I think would have broad appeal, especially to readers of Michelle Paver’s Wolf Brother series.

Charlotte Walker, A LoveReading4Kids Ambassador

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ISBN: 9781999763787
Publication date: 01/07/2021
Publisher: Archetype Books
Format: Paperback

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ISBN: 9781999763787
Publication date: 1st July 2021
Publisher: Archetype Books
Format: Paperback
Suitable for: 9+ readers, Indie Author Books
Genres: Fantasy / Magical
Recommendations: Indie Books We Love

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