The White Giraffe #1: The White Giraffe
For a split second their eyes locked, the small sad girl and the slender young giraffe, then the sky went dark.
Martine is eleven when she goes to live on a game reserve in Africa. It is a place as cruel as it is beautiful, where mysteries and secrets abound. The intoxicating magic of the country casts all sorts of spells. One lonely night, Martine looks out of her window and sees a white giraffe shining silver in the moonlight. In that instant, she knows she is prepared to risk everything for it. The giraffe looks at her as if it is waiting… but for what? Myth, legend, danger and intrigue fuse in this striking novel, rich with the heady magic of the African wilds.
“A spellbinding and mesmerizing debut novel.” Publishing News
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