What it’s about: While staying with her prickly grandmother Nell, Alice explores the nearby Darkling Wood, where she meets a girl named Flo who claims that fairies live in the woods -- fairies that might turn vengeful if Nell goes through with her plan to cut down their home.
Why you might like it: Alice’s modern story intertwines with World War One-era letters to create layers of irresistible mystery and magic.
When Sasha is forced to leave her cozy home and her human owners for life in the wild, she soon meets Tigerstar, the enigmatic leader of ShadowClan, but she does not know if she can trust him or his offer of a place with his Clan.
A companion to the award-winning Elijah of Buxton follows the chance meeting of opposites Benji and Red, who encounter a strange presence in the forest that might be the mythological Madman of Piney Woods. By the Newbery Honor-winning author of The Watsons Go to Birmingham—1963.