The Rising by Tom MoorhouseThe Rising by Tom Moorhouse

The Rising

byTom Moorhouse

Paperback | August 2, 2015

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When their uncle Sylvan pays an unexpected visit, bringing with him a terrible warning, young water voles Kale and Strife have no idea that their world is about to change for ever.Soon they'll be running for their lives as a new danger threatens to destroy everything and everyone they care about.Kale and Strife will need all their strength and courage to survive their journey into the unknown. But the shadows are full of enemies, and still more surprises lie in wait . . . will they ever make it back home again?This thrilling follow-up to the highly-acclaimed novel, The River Singers, will transport readers into a vivid world of riverbank creatures, where excitement and danger are never far away. Now available in a beautiful paperback edition, containing the original beautiful black and white illustrationsby Simon Mendez.
Tom Moorhouse lives in Oxford. When not writing fiction he works as an ecologist at Oxford University's Zoology Department. Over the years he has met quite a lot of wildlife. Most of it tried to bite him. He loves hiking up mountains, walking through woods, climbing on rocks, and generally being weather-beaten outdoors.
Title:The RisingFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 7.8 × 5.08 × 0 inPublished:August 2, 2015Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0192734830

ISBN - 13:9780192734839


Editorial Reviews

"This is a perfect book to read together; the characters are charming and the book is well illustrated." --Children's Bookseller's Choice