Spindlewood: Pip and the Wood Witch Curse

Chris Mould

2012 Winner

Lancashire SLS Fantastic Book Awards

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Hodder Children's Books


The great walled city of Hangman's Hollow is at war with the forest outside.

Into this war, one dreadful winter's night, fate delivers a skinny, helpless boy.

But maybe Pip isn't as helpless as he seems. Maybe he is the one who will defeat the wood witches and rescue the children of Hangman's Hollow ...

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Praise for the Something Wickedly Weird series: 'Engagingly illustrated ... cheerful, fast-moving romp.'


A haunting tale that will leave the reader wanting more

Parents In Touch

The story is extremely enjoyable. It is imaginative and intriguing, with some clever and sinister illustrations

School Librarian

'From the moment they claw their way out of a graveyard you know you are onto a winner.'

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