First Light

First Light

by Rebecca Stead

Paperback / softback Publication Date: 01/09/2008

RRP  $14.99 $13.90
This remarkable and acclaimed debut novel by the Newbery-winning author of When You Reach Me introduces readers to a captivating, hidden world below the ice... Peter is thrilled to join his parents on an expedition to Greenland. But when they finally reach the ice cap, he struggles to understand a series of frightening yet enticing visions.

Thea has never seen the sun. Her extraordinary people, suspected of witchcraft and nearly driven to extinction, have retreated to a secret world they've built deep inside the arctic ice.

As Thea dreams of a path to Earth's surface, Peter's search for answers brings him ever closer to her hidden home in this dazzling tale of mystery, science, and adventure at the top of the world.

"A mystic thriller." --Entertainment Weekly

"Optimistic science fiction that highlights human ingenuity and survival under dire conditions." --The Wall Street Journal
ISBN:
9780440422228
9780440422228
Category:
Science fiction (Children's / Teenage)
Format:
Paperback / softback
Publication Date:
01-09-2008
Language:
English
Publisher:
Yearling Books
Country of origin:
United States
Pages:
328
Dimensions (mm):
195x133x21mm
Weight:
0.23kg
Rebecca Stead

Rebecca Stead is the author of four books for children including the Newbery Award winner When You Reach Me. Rebecca lives in New York.

This title is in stock with our US supplier and arrives at our Sydney warehouse within 1-2 weeks of you placing order.  An overall delivery estimate to you, (arrival time to A&R + delivery via post to your address) can be found below.

Once received into our warehouse we will despatch it to you with a Shipping Notification which includes online tracking.

 

An overall delivery time for this item, including the 1-2 week arrival time to A&R, to your address is:

NSW Metro: 9- 12 working days.
NSW Regional: 10 - 15 working days.
VIC & SA Metro: 10 - 13 working days.
VIC & SA Regional: 10 - 15 working days.
QLD Metro: 10 - 15 working days.
QLD Regional: 14 - 22 working days.
TAS: 10 - 15 working days.
WA Metro: 10 - 15 working days.
WA Regional: 13 -16 working days.
NT Metro: 13 - 16 working days.
NT Regional: 14 - 22 working days.

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review First Light.