About this book
An utterly gripping and heartbreaking debut novel from a talented new voice in children's fiction. Set in a world comparable to Patrick Ness's "Chaos Walking" trilogy. Ages: 9+.
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...