A hidden island. A forgotten child.
A kingdom ruled by fear.

"Hughes has done a brilliant job crafting a story that no doubt will capture young fantasy lovers and their parents alike."
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Since ancient times, the Kalika people have claimed a mystical connection with the earth and the nature spirits. But their knowledge is fading. Now an evil sorcerer threatens the land, and the only person who can help the Kalika is a child who doesn't know they exist.

The first book in this enchanting fantasy series by Australian author, Karen Hughes, is a captivating adventure in which two brave friends encounter forgotten magic, hidden islands, secret caves and bad-tempered tree spirits. Perfect for kids aged 8-12.