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Wendy, Darling

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A lush, feminist re-imagining on what happened to Wendy after Neverland, for fans of Circe and The Mere Wife.


Find the second star from the right, and fly straight on 'til morning, all the way to Neverland, a children's paradise with no rules, no adults, only endless adventure and enchanted forests – all led by the charismatic boy who will never grow old.

But Wendy Darling grew up. She has a husband and a young daughter called Jane, a life in London. But one night, after all these years, Peter Pan returns. Wendy finds him outside her daughter's window, looking to claim a new mother for his Lost Boys. But instead of Wendy, he takes Jane.

Now a grown woman, a mother, a patient and a survivor, Wendy must follow Peter back to Neverland to rescue her daughter and finally face the darkness at the heart of the island…

Genre: Fantasy

Praise for this book

"A dark and delightful retelling of Peter Pan. Wendy, Darling is a gorgeous achievement, and one you don't want to miss." - Gwendolyn Kiste

"A gorgeously imagined journey into the unfathomable depths of childhood myth." - Kelly Robson

"It's the horror-tinged feminist Peter Pan retelling I never knew I needed... a brilliant re-imagining of a classic boy's club story." - Bonnie Jo Stufflebeam

"Richly imagined, surprisingly dark, and heartbreakingly beautiful." - Marian Womack

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