About this book
When George Duncan, a kind and decent man, is woken one night by a strange noise coming from the garden, his life is transformed irrevocably. A brilliant breakout adult novel from the bestselling YA author of "The Knife Of Never Letting Go". 'Ness is a young writer of exciting quality and unpredictability' "Times"
One night, George Duncan - decent man, a good man - is woken by a noise in his garden. Impossibly, a great white crane has tumbled to earth, shot through its wing by an arrow. Unexpectedly moved, George helps the bird, and from the moment he watches it fly off, his life is transformed.