Wendy Constance
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UK Price: £6.99
Format: Paperback
Age: 10+
Size: 198x129mm
Extent: xxxpp
ISBN: 978-1-909489-05-9
Publication date: April 2014
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Thirteen winters old, Wild Horse and Blue Bird must prove their skill and bravery...


Together with a sabre-tooth cub, they set out on the most dangerous adventure of their lives. They must fight spear, tooth and claw to survive.

This exhilarating, epic adventure was the winner of the 2013 Times/Chicken House Children’s Fiction Competition. It will appeal to fans of Michelle Paver’s Chronicles of Ancient Darkness.


This was the kill that Wild Horse yearned for. Father will be proud of me again, he thought. The vision of Bear Face holding up the tusks, showing them to the rest of the tribe around the evening fire, twisted about him. It was this picture in his mind that made him cross the river, though he knew

"Some stories surge into your head. Others trickle. Brave is the latter. Discovering the Paleoindians and megamammals of 13,000 years ago sparked a curiosity in the wonders of history. My research led me to Wild Horse and Blue Bird. I couldn’t resist their tale - two runaway children - some dangers drawing them together, others pulling them apart."

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