ISBN 9781849412711,Greenwitch



Susan Cooper



Seven Stories Press

Publication Year 2010

ISBN 9781849412711

ISBN-10 1849412715


Number of Pages 256 Pages
Language (English)


The third haunting, magical book in the classic The Dark is Rising sequence. In their desperate quest to find the grail, stolen by the forces of the Dark, the Drew children have returned to Trewissick. One night, in a strange ceremony, Jane watches the village women construct the Greenwitch: an ancient offering to the sea. Overcome by the Greenwitch?s power, Jane makes a perilous wish ? one that will tip the balance in the ongoing struggle between good and evil. About the Author Susan Cooper is a world-renowned author of children?s books. Born and brought up in England, she worked as a journalist before moving to America, where she now lives. Her fabulous The Dark Is Rising sequence has won the Newbery Medal and was twice shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal. Her Boggart titles have won the Scottish Arts Council Children?s Book Award and been shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal and the Smarties Prize. King of Shadows was also shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal. As well as writing novels, Susan Cooper writes successful plays, and screenplays for film and television.