Author: Liz Flanagan
Illustrator: Joe Todd-Stanton
Publisher: Uclan Publishing
ISBN: 9781915235046

About the book

When war threatens her beloved city, Rowan and her mother must flee to the Dark Forest, meeting Grandpa and his white wolf Arto for the first time. Though she misses her father, Rowan makes new friends - including a trio of powerful witches. When she rescues a baby dragon from poachers, she discovers the secret of her own identity. Could Rowan really be a Wildsmith? Fostering a whole clutch of dragons, the summer speeds by. When danger threatens, Rowan and Grandpa must call on all their friends for help.

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Other books by the author:
  • Wildsmith: City of secrets (2023)
  • Legends of the Sky: Dragon Daughter (2023, Reprint) 
  • Legends of the Sky: Rise of the shadow dragons (2020)
  • Starlight Grey: a tale from Russia (2020)
  • Cara and the wizard: a story from Ireland (2019)
  • Dara's clever trap: a story from Cambodia (2019)
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