Song of the Golden Hare

Author(s): Jackie Morris

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He had been waiting all his life, hoping to hear the hare's song...The boy and his family are special. While others hunt the hares, his family search for leverets orphaned by the hunt and keep them safe. But this isn't why they are special. It is because they hold the secret of the song of the golden hare. When the hares begin to move across the land the boy and his sister know that their greatest challenge has begun. They must follow and watch and wait until the time comes for the old queen to leave and her child to reign in her place. But others are searching for the golden queen of the hares, a hunter with two hounds, one silver, one black. Can two children, on their own, keep the golden queen safe from the man and his hounds?


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"He loved hares for their twilight dancing wildness, the light in their amber eyes, their long velvet ears, their speed. He loved music for the way it made his heart dance inside him." -- from the book

JACKIE MORRIS lives in a small house by the sea in Pembrokeshire, Wales, where she writes and paints. She has two children, Tom and Hannah, a small pack of dogs and a small pride of cats. Her internationally bestselling picture books for Frances Lincoln include The Ice Bear, The Snow Leopard, Can You See a Little Bear?, The Cat and the Fiddle, and How the Whale Became by Ted Hughes. She has also written and illustrated a critically acclaimed novel for older children, East of the Sun, West of the Moon.

General Fields

  • : 9781847804501
  • : Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
  • : Frances Lincoln Childrens Books
  • : 0.499
  • : July 2013
  • : 300mm X 220mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : February 2014
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Jackie Morris
  • : Hardback
  • : 823.92
  • : 40