Shipwrecked Dido Twite, picked up by a whaling ship, finds herself many miles from home and facing deep troubles. Sinister Miss Slighcarp, the governess from Willoughby Chase, makes a reappearance, this time is cahoots with Hanoverian plotters who have a dastardly plan in mind.
Joan Aiken is one of the best loved authors of the twentieth century, and has written over one hundred books for young readers and adults.
The 50th Anniversary of "THE WOLVES OF WILLOUGHBY CHASE" was celebrated with a new Classic Hardback Edition and a Vintage Classics paperback, and a brand new AUDIO READ BY Joan's daughter Lizza Aiken. Hailed as "One Genuine Small Masterpiece" by Time magazine when it first came out, the book is still appearing in new translations all over the world.
NOW OUT: A BRAND NEW EDITION of "MIDNIGHT IS A PLACE"
Joan Aiken's classic Historical thriller set in her own Dickensian world of Mansions and Mudlarks...HIGHLY ACCLAIMED AND CELEBRATING 40 YEARS IN PRINT!
SEE ALSO new editions of one of Joan's most astonishing adventure series - The Felix Trilogy - Go Saddle the Sea, Bridle the Wind & The Teeth of The Gale
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