Author(s): Jenny Nimmo
Young Adult | No Category
On his ninth birthday, Gwyn is given a brooch and told to cast it into the wind. Later he discovers the wind has sent something back: the snow spider. So begins Gwyn's journey as a magician. Against the shimmering backdrop of a magical domed city, Gwyn has to battle evil and heal a fractured family. A spine-tingling trilogy of stories, full of magic and power. First published 1986, 1987, 1989. This Omnibus 2003.
Award-winning author Jenny Nimmo has written over thirty books. She is winner of the Smarties Grand Prix, and the Tir na n-Og awards. Her First World War novel, The Rinaldi Ring, was commended for the Carnegie Medal. Many of her titles have been adapted for TV, most notably her award-winning trilogy The Snow Spider. She lives in Welshpool, Powys.