Pog

£6.99

David and Penny arrive in a strange new home in a forest. Other creatures live here – magical creatures – like Pog. He’s one of the First Folk, tasked with protecting the boundary between the worlds. But David is drawn into the forest, lured by a darker entity, who tells him there’s a way he can bring his dead mother back …

ISBN: 9781911490395 Author: Kenny, Padraig Publisher: Scholastic Publication Date: 4th April 2019 Imprint: Chicken House Cover: Paperback Dewey: 823.92 (edition:23) Pages: 280 Language: English Edition: Paperback original Readership: Ages 5-12 / Code: B Category: Subjects: , , , , , , ,

From the bestselling author of TIN comes an unforgettable story of family, magic and home …

‘A fantastical tale of monsters and grief, family and love, and a thrilling middle-grade adventure with real depth and heart.’ The Bookseller, Book of the Month

‘Poignant, strange, full of folkloric menace and delight, Pog fulfils the promise of Kenny’s extraordinary debut, Tin.’ GUARDIAN

A terrific book with echoes of The Spiderwick Chronicles and Five Children and It, I loved it!’ IRISH INDEPENDENT

David and Penny’s strange new home is surrounded by forest. It’s the childhood home of their mother, who’s recently died. But other creatures live here … magical creatures, like tiny, hairy Pog. He’s one of the First Folk, protecting the boundary between the worlds. As the children explore, they discover monsters slipping through from the place on the other side of the cellar door. Meanwhile, David is drawn into the woods by something darker, which insists there’s a way he can bring his mother back …

‘One of a kind. Utterly fantastic.’ Eoin Colfer on Tin

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