Storm Hound (Paperback)Claire Fayers (author)
- 5+ in stock
Myth becomes reality in the unlikeliest of places in the fast-paced and funny Storm Hound, winner of the Tir na n-Og award.
Storm of Odin is the youngest stormhound of the Wild Hunt that haunts lightning-filled skies. He has longed for the time when he will be able to join his brothers and sisters but on his very first hunt he finds he can't keep up and falls to earth, landing on the A40 just outside Abergavenny.
Enter twelve-year-old Jessica Price, who finds and adopts a cute puppy from an animal rescue centre. And suddenly, a number of strange people seem very interested in her and her new pet, Storm. People who seem to know a lot about magic . . . Jessica starts to see that there's something different about her beloved dog and will need to work out which of her new friends she can trust.
Claire Fayers' electrifying fourth adventure Storm Hound, will have you wondering what your dog can really do.
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
Number of pages: 256
Weight: 188 g
Dimensions: 197 x 130 x 16 mm
'Full of adventure, this is one book you won't be able to put down' -- The Week Junior on Accidental Pirates: Voyage to Magical North
'A dynamic, addictive follow-up' -- School Library Journal on Accidental Pirates: Journey to Dragon Island
A clever blend of myth, magic and wry humour * Armadillo Magazine *
There is magic and laughter to enjoy in Storm Hound and a warm and fuzzy feeling to be had - not unlike cuddling a puppy! * Books for Keeps *
A great read for a confident, independent reader looking for magic, adventure, dogs, family - all the important things in life * ReadingZone *
You may also be interested in...
“He's not a Dog of War he's a very good boy....”
Storm of Odin is certainly not fluffy or cuddly: he is the youngest of the stormhounds that follow Odin's Wild Hunt racing through skies filled with lightning, anticipating the fierce joy of tearing apart his... More
“Hilarious and filled with puppies”
Storm of Odin, youngest hound in the Wild Hunt, finds himself in a spot of trouble after falling to earth. He is no longer a gigantic, ravening force of nature tearing the very fabric of the sky apart, he is now a... More
“Adventure, magic and very funny wit!”
This book is a magical mix of adventure, humour, Welsh mythology and 'mans' best friend'. Published by Pan MacMillan (21st February 2019) it is ideal for children in Years 4 - 6 (aged 9 to 11) and would... More
Please sign in to write a review
Would you like to proceed to the App store to download the Waterstones App?
Or, add to basket, pay online, collect in as little as 2 hours, subject to availability.