The Way Past Winter
When Mila’s brother disappears, she believes he’s been taken by the Bear, a hooded stranger of legend who sought shelter at their home. Mila and her sisters follow his trail into the frozen north, determined to find a way past winter and bring their brother home.
- A stunning new novel from the author of The Girl of Ink & Stars, winner of the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize and the British Book Awards’ Children’s Book of the Year.
- Kiran’s second novel, The Island at the End of Everything, was published in 2017 to critical acclaim, and was shortlisted for both the Costa and Blue Peter Book Awards.
- The Way Past Winter combines Kiran’s trademark lyricism with a wintry folk-tale feel – a gorgeous literary novel for middle grade readers.
'Gripping, enjoyable … beautifully written’ - Malorie Blackman