Ideal for fans of Nevermoor and The Wizards of Once, Valente’s imaginative and witty fantasy sets a young witch with a distinctly unimpressive ability on an adventure with cloud dragons, bashful trolls and unpredictable broomsticks in a desperate bid to find a missing day.
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Waterstones Children's Book of the Month for March 2020
Willow Moss, the youngest and least powerful sister in a family of witches, has a magical ability for finding lost things - like keys, or socks, or wooden teeth. Useful, but not exactly exciting . . .
Then the most powerful witch in the world of Starfell turns up at Willow's door and asks for her help. A whole day - last Tuesday to be precise - has gone missing. Completely. And, without it, the whole universe could unravel.
Now Willow holds the fate of Starfell in her rather unremarkable hands . . . Can she save the day - by finding the lost one?
Step into Starfell, a world crackling with warmth, wit and magic, perfect for readers aged 8-12.
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Number of pages: 304
Weight: 260 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 24 mm
'A wonderful book! Packed with fun, inventive magic, and loveable characters' - Michelle Harrison, author of A Pinch of Magic
'If you're looking for smart, charming, imaginative fantasy, look no further than Starfell. It's one of those books that immediately makes you feel right at home.' - P. G. Bell, author of The Train to Impossible Places
'I ADORE THIS BOOK!' - Laura Ellen Anderson, author of the Amelia Fang series
'Such a lovely book - fast-paced, funny and charming. I can't wait to read the next thing that Dominique writes.' - Robin Stevens, author of Murder Most Unladylike
'This is a rip-roaring debut, packed with dragons and trolls, family rivalries and bitter grudges but the lasting message is one of loyalty, hope and the value of being different. With entertaining line drawings by Sarah Warburton, this is a series to watch out for.' - The Daily Mail
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