THE NEST by Kenneth Oppel - Illustrated by Jon Klassen
Kenneth Oppel's most haunting story yet... http://kennethoppel.ca/ With evocative and disquieting illustrations by Caldecott Medal– and Governor General's Award-–winning artist Jon Klassen, The Nest is an unforgettable journey into one boy's deepest insecurities and darkest fears.
Before Pedro Martinez pitched the Red Sox to a World Series championship, before he was named to the All-Star team eight times, before he won the Cy Young Award three times, he was a kid from a place called Manoguayabo in the Dominican Republic.
It's a dangerous time to be the apprentice of Benedict Blackthorn. A wave of mysterious murders has sent shockwaves through London, and soon Christopher finds himself on the run. His only allies are his best friend, Tom, courageous Molly, and a loyal feathered friend, Bridget.
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