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Summary

Lonny is a lifeling. He has the power to heal any living creature and bring it back from the dead. But he pays a price for this gift - by lengthening the creature’s life, he shortens his own. So Lonny has to be careful, has to stay hidden in the forest. Because if people knew what he could do, Lonny would be left with no life at all....

A brilliant story from the author of The Middler about family, secrets and a terrible power.

©2021 Kirsty Applebaum (P)2021 Nosy Crow

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“A modern day fairytale with a unique voice and fantastic folkloric premise.” (Peter Bunzl, author of Cogheart)

“I declare it, it’s a masterpiece! Genius idea, beautifully, wonderfully told. I couldn’t have enjoyed it any more.” (Nicola Penfold, author of Where the World Turns Wild)

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amazing book

absolutely amazing. would 110% recommend to anyone who likes a fun and on edge story.