Katy Moran returns to the mystery of the Hidden which began with Hidden Among Us.. It is six years on from when Lissy was stolen away from her human life by the King of the Hidden. All the while she has been a prisoner in their world her sister Connie is growing older and more able to reach out from the mortal world. Lissy is trapped because, if she opens the Gateway her father, the Swan King will release the plague. But now Connie is seeing more and more things that she shouldn’t; maybe the two worlds are about to interact again? Told from different points of view this is a highly imagined and powerful story about loss and the importance of family.
Old secrets can no longer stay hidden as love tears two worlds apart. For five years, the Gateway has been closed and Hidden and mortals kept apart. For five years, Connie has believed her older sister dead. And for five years, Lissy has been the Swan King's captive. But every day the Swan King's power grows stronger and his thirst for vengeance greater. If Lissy is to keep the people she loves safe, she but must risk everything by facing up to her birthright and fulfilling her destiny...
Praise for Hidden Among Us
Katy Moran blends magic and reality with an effortless ease that makes the former alarmingly credible. Julia Eccleshare, Lovereading4kids.co.uk
A magical fairy tale with a twist Bliss Magazine
The plot is full of twists and the result is an brilliantly dark mystery CBI Recommended Reads 2013
Hidden Among Us is beautifully written, in a spare, lyrical style which reminds me of the best kind of poetry Zoë Marriott
Thrilling and chilling Booktrust
Fans of old magic stories, fairytales and the supernatural will love this book, and it doesn’t disappoint Chicklish
Publication date: 05/06/2014
Publisher: Walker Books Ltd
|Publication date:||5th June 2014|
|Publisher:||Walker Books Ltd|
|Genres:||NewGen - YA Fiction, eBook Favourites,|
|Categories:||Fantasy & magical realism (Children's / Teenage),|
Katy Moran was born in Cambridge and studied for a BA in English Language and Literature and an MA in Novel Writing at Manchester University. She worked in publishing for many years before writing her first historical novel, Bloodline which was published to critical acclaim. She has since written two more historical novels: Bloodline Rising and Spirit Hunter. Her fourth novel, Dangerous to Know was set in the present day. She lives in Ludlow, Shropshire with her husband and two sons. Q&A with Katy Moran 1. Essa is a powerful and incredibly brave character who stays with you ...More About Katy Moran