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The Waking Forest Pans Labyrinth meets The Hazel Wood in this novel about a girl with terrifying visions and a wish-granting witch whose lives collide in the most unexpected of ways. Bewitching sensuous and spiked with the unexpected–The Waking Forest is a fever dream you wont ever want to leave.-Joan He author of The Descendent of the Crane The waking forest has secrets. To Rhea it appears like a mirage dark and dense at the very edge of her backyard. But when she reaches out to touch it the forest vanishes. Shes desperate to know more–until she finds a peculiar boy who offers to reveal its secrets. If she plays a game. To the Witch the forest is her home where she sits on her throne of carved bone waiting for dreaming children to beg her to grant their wishes. One night a mysterious visitor arrives and asks her what she wishes for but the Witch sends him away. And then the uninvited guest returns. The strangers are just the beginning. Something is stirring in the forest and when Rheas and the Witchs paths collide a truth more treacherous and deadly than either could ever imagine surfaces. But how much are they willing to risk to survive? A stunning spooky and lyrical debut….The pacing is taut as the tension steadily ramps up creating an atmospheric read that is impossible to put down. A sure hit for readers of edgy fantasy and fans of Stephanie Garbers Caraval or Heidi Heiligs The Girl from Everywhere.-SLJ Starred Review [A] masterfully woven fantasy debut…[with] an intricate pattern crafted to twist invert and fall apart with exquisite precision. Into the woods like never before.-Kirkus Reviews Starred Review Wees layers worlds and characters with cleverness and subtlety …darkly satisfying.-The Bulletin A twisting mix of modern story and fantasy tale.-Booklist The Waking Forest – by Alyssa Wees