<h2>Run wild with Wolf Brother in a Stone Age world we all want to be a part of with million-copy-selling author, Michelle Paver. Danger, magic and non-stop adventure await Torak, Renn and Wolf. The Clans will be tested as never before, as they battle to find ways to survive and thrive in their beloved Forest.</h2><p>In the Dark Time of midwinter, disaster strikes the Forest. Chaos rules. Bears woken from their dens prowl the shadowy valleys. Desperate clans battle for survival. Only demons thrive.</p><p>With their world in turmoil, Torak, Renn and Wolf are tested as never before. And as a new evil haunts the devastated land, Torak must risk his sanity, his life and even his souls to save everything he loves...</p><p><i>Skin Taker</i> carries you back to the Stone Age, to nature, drawing you deeper into an astonishing environment and adventure which began with <i>Wolf Brother</i> and has captivated millions of readers.</p><p>'There's no better time-travelling guide than Michelle Paver ... with its action, clever character development and glorious descriptions of nature 6,000 years ago' <i>The Times</i> on <i>Viper's Daughter</i></p><p>'Paver's passion for nature, for wildlife, for the world's wondrous wilds is an immersive joy' <i>LoveReading4Kids</i></p>
<p>In a new Wolf Brother adventure, Torak, Renn and Wolf face a devastating Dark Time that threatens everything they know. Something is coming that will test the Clans as never before, as they forge new ways to live and thrive in their beloved Forest.</p>
'Top-class storytelling in the eighth book in the stormingly good Wolf Brother series'
Fiona Noble, The Bookseller
<b>PRAISE FOR <i>VIPER'S DAUGHTER</i></b>: <br />
'What rich, dazzling, immersive storytelling. The landscape was so bright the light left me blinking, the details as sharp as a carved bone needle. To journey with Torak and Renn, and Wolf, whose ears were so keen he could hear the clouds pass, was an absolute privilege. The best book I have read this year by a country mile' Hilary McKay, author of <i>The Skylarks' War</i>. <br />
'I was enthralled from start to finish. <i>Viper's Daughter</i> is sharp, striking, and loaded with the wisdom of the deep past. I am in awe of Paver's accomplishment' Sophie Anderson, author of <i>The House with Chicken Legs</i>. <br />
'Michelle Paver is a writer of extraordinary talent. I was enthralled, from start to finish. The storytelling was every bit as vivid and immersive as I remembered ... Michelle is in a league of her own with this series and what luck for us all that she hasn't finished with Torak, Renn and Wolf's world yet' Abi Elphinstone, author of <i>Rumblestar</i>. <br />
'Meticulously researched, atmospheric [...] and relentless, this instalment deservedly introduces Paver to a new generation of readers'
<p>Global bestselling and prizewinning author continues to her most successful series: 3 million copies sold in 36 territories.</p>
<p>Rich, dazzling, immersive storytelling which can be read as a standalone adventure.</p>
<p>Pure entertainment and escape back to the natural world.</p>
<p>CBMC code: D3N79 </p>
<p>MARKET: Philip Pullman; Abi Elphinstone; David Almond; J.K. Rowling.</p>