Synopses & Reviews
When the magical world of the Wild takes over Julies town, she must venture deep into the heart of the fairy tale to outsmart wicked witches, feisty giants, and super cute princes in the ultimate quest to save her family. But can an ordinary girl defeat the happily-ever-after?
Twelve-year-old Julie has grown up hearing about The Wild, the dangerous world of fairy tales, from which her mother, Rapunzel, had escaped. Now The Wild wants its characters back. Can an ordinary girl defeat the happily-ever-after?
About the Author
Sarah Beth Durst grew up in Northboro, MA, a town in central Massachusetts which (she claims) was temporarily transformed into a fairy-tale kingdom for several days in 1986. These events later inspired her novel, INTO THE WILD, as well as her paralyzing fear of glass footwear. Sarah has been writing fantasy stories since she was ten years old. She holds an English degree from Princeton University and currently resides in Stony Brook, NY, with her husband and daughter.