A Mystery of Wolves (The Legend of Little Fur #3)
|Series:||The Legend of Little Fur|
Little Fur is an elf troll who lives in a secret wilderness at the heart of a great human city. She is a healer. She sings to the ancient trees that protect the small wilderness. Discovering that her friend Ginger is in terrible danger, Little Fur frees the old wolf Greysong from the zoo and together they travel to the frozen mountains.There she must face the deadly peril that lies at the heart of the Mystery of Wolves, and learn about her own mysterious past.
'Isobelle Carmody's Legend of Little Fur books evoke a dreamlike sense of warmth and tenderness.' - Sydney Morning Herald
'Isobelle Carmody's impish, environmentally passionate character is completely convincing, taking readers into a world that's familiar, and yet in Carmody's hands, refreshingly original.' - Sunday Age
Isobelle Carmody is Australia's most highly acclaimed author of fantasy titles for older readers. Whilst she is perhaps best known for the Obernewtyn Chronicles (now comprising six volumes), her novel The Gathering was joint winner of the 1993 Children's Literature Peace Prize and the 1994 CBC Book of the Year Award. Also, Greylands was joint winner of the 1997 Aurealis Award for Excellence in Speculative Fiction - Young Adult Division. Isobelle's first book in a new series for younger readers, Kingdom of the Lost: The Red Wind was winner of the CBC 2011 - Younger Readers Award. The Red Queen, the final book in The Obernetwyn series, will be released at the end of 2012.