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The Silver Arrow

The Silver Arrow

by Lev Grossman

Lev Grossman's first book for children is a journey you will never forget. A rip-roaring adventure from desert plains to snow covered mountains and everything in between. Packed with exciting creatures from the indignant porcupine to the lost polar bear and the adorable baby pangolin,The Silver Arrow is a classic story about saving our endangered animals and the places they live.

Format
PB
Category
Children
Publisher
Bloomsbury
Publish Date
September 2020

Kate was not expecting much when she wrote to her wealthy estranged uncle to ask for a birthday present. Certainly she wasn't expecting a colossal steam train called the Silver Arrow to arrive on her doorstep. Despite parental misgivings, curiosity overwhelms Kate and her brother Tom and they climb aboard, only for the train's engine to roar into life. Soon they reach a train station where an assortment of strange and beautiful creatures are waiting with tickets in their mouths, and Kate and Tom begin to understand that their job will be to see them safely home if they can.

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