The Mad Wolf’s Daughter – Diane Magras

The Mad Wolf's Daughter by Diane MagrasThe Mad Wolf’s Daughter by Diane Magras

My rating: 2 of 5 stars
Received: Publisher
First Published: March 6th, 2018
Publisher: Kathy Dawson Books
Recommended Age: 10+
Pacing: Normal
Genres & Themes: Middle Grade, Fantasy, Adventure, Medieval


BLURB:

One dark night, Drest’s sheltered life on a remote Scottish headland is shattered when invading knights capture her family, but leave Drest behind. Her father, the Mad Wolf of the North, and her beloved brothers are a fearsome war-band, but now Drest is the only one who can save them. So she starts off on a wild rescue attempt, taking a wounded invader along as a hostage. Hunted by a bandit with a dark link to her family’s past, aided by a witch whom she rescues from the stake, Drest travels through unwelcoming villages, desolate forests, and haunted towns. Every time she faces a challenge, her five brothers speak to her in her mind about courage and her role in the war-band. But on her journey, Drest learns that the war-band is legendary for terrorizing the land. If she frees them, they’ll not hesitate to hurt the gentle knight who’s become her friend. Continue reading

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