A thrilling and beautiful new novel from the best-selling
author of The Wolf Princess.
a naval captain, has been away for most of her life - certainly
since her mother died - and yet Marina feels the pull of an ocean
she's never known. When sent to boarding school to learn to be a
lady, Marina decides instead to stow away on her father's ship.
A perilous voyage awaits - but where are they sailing to and why,
and what has it to do with the dark shape in the deep that seemsto
be following them?
Praise for The Wolf Princess:
engrossing, deeply atmospheric story.'
'[Constable] knows you have only to give reality
a slight push to make it marvellous. A classic winter's tale.'
'A very special debut with a spellbinding
fairytale ambiance. Contemporary but deliciously nostalgic
...' THE BOOKSELLER