Abandoned at birth, the Brothers of the Ikkuma Pit know no mothers.
They fend for themselves, each training their Little Brother to survive - until they grow into men and it's time for their Leaving Day.
No boy knows what's beyond the forest. No Brother who left has ever come back. Until now . . . `An imaginative world with the glint of originality . . . richly conceived' Sunday Times`The writing [is] sharp and funny, the boys [are] an arresting mixture of toughness and tenderness' Guardian
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 352 pages
- Publisher: Andersen Press Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/05/2014
- Category: Fantasy
- ISBN: 9781849395731