Wolf Road : The Times Children’s Book of the Week
Author: Roberts, Alice Published 03/08/2023 | Hardback
162 x 225 x 29 | 466g
Discover the history of our lifetime through one girl’s adventure, in the epic new children’s novel from bestselling author and broadcaster, Professor Alice Roberts.
‘A fine storyteller’ Philip Pullmanâ€˜A wonderful book â€“ exciting, fascinating, gripping, beautifully writtenâ€™ Anthony McGowan’Highly atmospheric, this impressive story asks questions about human fears across the ages.’Â Daily Mail Tuuli is a prehistoric girl, travelling with her tribe through the seasons â€“ making camp, hunting for food and protecting themselves against the many hazards that the climate throws at them.Â Tuuli knows thereâ€™s a bigger world out there, and when she spots a strange boy lurking outside their camp, she realises that he might hold the adventure she is looking for.Â He is from another tribe, sent to find safer ground and as he and Tuuli strike up an unlikely friendship, they set out on a journey that will impact the rest of human history.Â A vast adventure with a very human heart, full of wild animals, huge scenery and heart-stopping danger and inspired by real anthropological discoveries. The stunning debut novel from Digging for Britain presenter, Professor Alice Roberts, for fans ofÂ His Dark Materials,Â Wolf BrotherÂ andÂ The Last Bear.