The noise throws us from our beds. It's too huge to be heard; it bombards us. It's the sound of the end of the world. Leira is starting her initiation as a priestess when her world is turned upside down. A violent earthquake leaves her home in pieces. And the goddess hasn't finished with the island yet.With her family, Leira flees across the sea to Crete, expecting sanctuary. But a volcanic eruption and tsunami throw the entire world into darkness.In the resulting chaos, Leira finds her noble-born privilege reduced to nothing; alone with her injured mother and elderly nurse, Leira's only hope of survival is her own resourcefulness.A thrilling Bronze Age survival story from the award-winning author of Dragonfly Song.
Publication Date: 01-Jan-2018
Publisher: Allen & Unwin