There is no friend as loyal as a book.

Ernest Hemingway




Join three extraordinary children as they fight to save what is most precious to them on the planet. On top of the hill overlooking the sea is a magical place. To Bea and Raffy, Ravenwood is home. To Noa it’s a welcome refuge. In its own way, the house rescued them, even with a fallen tree taking up most of the kitchen. But now they’re about to lose it and there is nothing the children can do. . .  Or is there? We all have choices. Bea can stow away across Europe on a train. Raffy can keep climbing the tree. And Noa can investigate who started the fire...       PRE-ORDER NOW ON BOOKSHOP.ORG!   "Delightful and perfectly crafted" Charlotte Eyre, The Bookseller (BOOKSELLER BOOK OF THE MONTH) "One of the most accomplished children's writers around triumphs again with this engrossing and empowering story of fighting for what you believe in" Mark Skinner, Waterstones Best Children's Books "Gripping, and important. I found myself waking up and wanting desperately to go and live in Ravenwood - I think all readers will." Jo Nadin, award winning author     FABER AND FABER, February 2023 Rights sold:  France, Editions Gallimard Italy, Edizione Piemme Audio, WF Howes          

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THE RESCUE OF RAVENWOOD publishes on 22nd February and look at these beauties! This is what 2000 copies of a Waterstones special edition look like - those edges!    

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