When Valerie learns that her sister has been killed by the werewolf, she finds herself at the center of a dark mystery, one that has plagued her village for generations. It is revealed that the the legendary creature lives among them, and everyone in the village immediately becomes a suspect. Could her secret love Peter be behind the attacks on her town? Is it her betrothed, Henry? Or someone even closer to her? As the men in the village hunt for the beast, Valerie turns to her grandmother for help. She gives Valerie a handmade red riding cloak, and guides her through the web of lies and deception that has held her town together for so long. Will Valerie discover the werewolf's identity before the town is ripped apart? This is a dangerous new vision of a classic fairy tale, the happy ending could be hard to find.
|Publisher:||Santillana USA Publishing Company|
|Edition description:||Spanish-language Edition|
|Product dimensions:||5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.90(d)|
|Age Range:||13 Years|
About the Author
Sarah Blakley-Cartwright is a recent cum laude graduate of Barnard College. She is the recipient of the 2008-2009 Mary Gordon Fiction Scholarship Award and the 2009-2010 Lenore Marshall Barnard Prize for Prose. She splits her time between New York and Los Angeles. Despite what the book may say, she actually prefers wolves to people.