The Vaster Wilds

The Vaster Wilds

Paperback (10 Sep 2024)

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Publisher's Synopsis

THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

'Exhilarating' GUARDIAN
'Her writing has a timeless quality' THE TIMES
'[Has] a visionary quality' OBSERVER

A profound and explosive novel about a spirited girl alone in the wilderness, trying to survive


A servant girl escapes from a settlement. She carries nothing with her but her wits, a few possessions, and the spark of god that burns hot within her. What she finds is beyond the limits of her imagination and will bend her belief of everything that her own civilization has taught her.

The Vaster Wilds is a work of raw and prophetic power that tells the story of America in miniature, through one girl at a hinge point in history, to ask how -and if - we can adapt quickly enough to save ourselves.

Book information

ISBN: 9781804941171
Publisher: Cornerstone
Imprint: Penguin Books
Pub date:
Language: English
Number of pages: 272
Weight: 200g
Height: 198mm
Width: 129mm
Spine width: 15mm