They Threw Us Away

byDaniel KrausIllustratorRovina Cai

September 15, 2020|
They Threw Us Away by Daniel Kraus
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"Truly captivating." -The New York Times

"A deliciously macabre fairy tale, full of snuggles." -Holly Black, award-winning author of Doll Bones and co-creator of The Spiderwick Chronicles

Welcome to The Teddies Saga, a gripping new middle grade trilogy from New York Times-bestselling author Daniel Kraus and illustrator Rovina Cai.

Buddy wakes up in the middle of a garbage dump, filled with a certain awareness: he''s a teddy bear; he spent time at a Store waiting for his future to begin; and he is meant for the loving arms of a child. Now he knows one more thing: Something has gone terribly wrong.

Soon he finds other discarded teddies-Horace, Sugar, Sunny, and Reginald. Though they aren''t sure how their luck soured, they all agree that they need to get back to the Store if they''re ever to fulfill their destinies. So, they embark on a perilous trek across the dump and into the outer world. With ravenous rats, screeching gulls, and a menacing world in front of them, the teddies will need to overcome insurmountable challenges to find their way home.

Equal parts Toy Story and Lord of the Flies, They Threw Us Away is the unforgettable start of a captivating series.

Daniel Kraus is the author of numerous novels, including Rotters, the Death and Life of Zebulon Finch duology, and Bent Heavens. With Guillermo del Toro, he wrote the New York Times bestselling The Shape of Water (the companion novel to the Academy Award-winning film) and Trollhunters (the inspiration for the Netflix series). His novel...
Title:They Threw Us Away
Product dimensions:256 pages, 9.01 X 6.37 X 0.96 in
Shipping dimensions:256 pages, 9.01 X 6.37 X 0.96 in
Published:September 15, 2020
Publisher:Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781250224408

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