When Stella runs away on a quest to discover the truth about her mother, she has no idea just how terrifying that truth will be. On Lastland Island, danger awaits. And a secret as deep as the ocean itself. Stella must face the ultimate test of her courage before she finds out who – and what – she is.
"teasing and suspenseful"
Nicolette Jones, Sunday Times Children's Book of the Week
"hard not to get caught in the current of this magical tale"
Alex O'Connell, The Times
“I write for children because they are the best readers. Few books capture your heart and mind like the books you read as a child.”
Unsworth has created a world where nothing is as it seems and horrors lurk around every corner
R.L. Stine on The One Safe Place