Longlisted for the Carnegie Medal 2020
Reading Age: 9 Interest Age: Teen
Things are getting tense at home for Nicky and Kenny as they wait for a visit from their estranged mum. To escape, they go for a walk on the moors, taking their little Jack Russell terrier with
them. But what should have been a laugh, a lark, turns deadly when the weather changes and they are caught in a blizzard. Nothing will ever be quite the same again …
Cover artwork and chapter vignettes by Nick Hayes
Information for Adults: This book has a dyslexia-friendly layout, typeface and paperstock so that even more readers can enjoy it. It has been edited to a reading age of 9.
AR Level = 4.2
Read the first chapter of Lark below: