Hello Gemmies! I have a new cover reveal to share with you today. The Wolves Are Watching by Natalie Lund is a new young adult monster fiction.The Wolves Are Watching is a fresh, compelling, and eerie exploration of small-town living, stolen children, and wolves that watch in the woods.This sounds perfect for spooky season and I can't wait to read it.
The night little Madison disappears from her crib, Luce sees a pair of eyes--two points of gold deep in the forest behind her house--and feels certain they belong to a wolf. Her town, Picnic, Illinois, is the kind of place where everyone knows one another and no one locks their doors. It’s not the kind of place where a toddler goes missing without a trace, where wolves lurk in the shadows.
In town, people are quick to blame Madison’s mom. But when Luce’s English teacher shares an original script about the disappearance of another little girl in Picnic back in 1870, Luce begins to notice similarities that she can’t ignore. Certain that something deeper is going on, Luce tracks the wolf she saw into the woods and uncovers the truth about her town: magical animal-women, who have remained hidden in shadows for centuries, have taken her cousin for their own purposes--and they have no intention of bringing her back.
A chilling mystery that weaves elements of magical realism, drama, and folklore into a story of one teen’s bravery as she confronts her town’s past and tries to save the future.
Published by Viking Books for Young Readers, The Wolves Are Watching will release on October 04, 2022 and is available for preorder from all major booksellers. Are you excited to read this book? Let me know by leaving a comment below. Happy Reading!