Oksa Pollock: The Forest of Lost Souls
Oksa Pollock has made some pretty incredible discoveries in the last few months, not least that she's the queen of the lost magical land of Edefia.
As if that wasn't enough for any 13-year-old to be dealing with, her mother is still desperately ill after being attacked by Edefia's unscrupulous enemies, and now her best friend in the whole world, Gus, has become trapped in the Forest of Lost Souls.
Entering that terrifying place is the rescue party: Oksa and a few fellow Runaways - including the moody, mysterious Tugdual. In the forest, the group must all face their own personal demons, not to mention an assortment of horrific creatures, in a desperate attempt to bring Gus back alive.
But even if Oksa and her group make it through the wastelands and the monsters, there are greater threats to face: betrayal, grief, and the end of the world itself. And it's only just beginning...
The Forest of Lost Souls is the second book in the phenomenal Oksa Pollock series, following on from The Last Hope, and will soon be joined by the third installment The Heart of Two Worlds.
This book giveaway is sponsored by Pushkin Children's Books
About the authors
Anne Plichota was born in Dijon, France, and after studying Chinese language and culture spent several years living and working in Korea and China. Cendrine Wolf was born in the Alsace region of France. She studied sports, and went on to work with teenagers in deprived neighbourhoods. Cendrine and Anne have been friends for almost two decades and have always wanted to find a project to work on together (including plans to open an English delicatessen in eastern France!) They are glad they finally found one. Sue Rose is a poet and translator. Originally a Londoner, she now lives in Kent.
'Full of magic and mystique, tension and drama… another excellent book for anyone missing the Harry Potter books. I'm looking forward to number three already!'
Praise for Oksa Pollock: The Last Hope
- 'Great fun' Financial Times
- 'Fantastic' Guardian Children's Books
- 'The first title from the French children's series combines action, excitement and new worlds.' Natasha Harding, Sun
- 'A thrilling, magical adventure ... enchanting.' Booktrust
- 'An adventure that rivals the Harry Potter books' Bookseller
- 'An absolute must-read' We Love This Book
If you receive a free copy of Oksa Pollock: The Forest of Lost Souls, we do expect you to post a review or join in the discussion on the thread.
This giveaway closes 10am, Monday 10 February, so apply for a copy now.