The Light Between Worlds
Six years ago, schoolgirls Evelyn and Philippa Hapwell were swept from a wartime bunker to a fantasy kingdom. Now almost grown up, they’ve returned to the real world, but grieving Evelyn will do almost anything to go back to the magical Woodlands that holds her heart…
- A mesmerising debut: this reverse Narnia story follows two sisters who return to the real world of England during the Second World War, after six years in a fantasy kingdom.
- The two troubled sisters struggle to live in our world in completely different ways; their difficulties in adjusting to reality will be completely relatable to teen readers.
- The book explores themes of fantasy and reality, guilt, mental health, family and truth.
- A lead for HarperTeen in the US, publishing in the same season.