Mortal Fire by Elizabeth Knox — 12.06.13

'Mortal Fire' by Elizabeth Knox, has just been published by Gecko Press. The NZ Herald reports "Knox writes with such a graceful hand that the story (despite its mist, steam and smoke) reverberates with exquisite clarity".

When sixteen-year-old Canny of the Pacific island, Southland, sets out on a trip with her stepbrother and his girlfriend, she finds herself drawn into enchanting Zarene Valley where the mysterious but dark seventeen-year-old Ghislain helps her to figure out her origins.

Country of origin   New Zealand
Age 15+
Size 448pp, 210mm x 140mm
ISBN 978-1-877579-53-0 Paperback

Published by Gecko Press in June 2013

Read New Zealand Herald review