In the land of Story,
children go to school to learn to be characters: a perfect Hero, a
trusty Sidekick, even the most dastardly Villain. They take classes on
Outdoor Experiential Questing and Backstory, while adults search for
full-time character work in stories written just for them.
our world, twelve-year-old Una Fairchild has always felt invisible. But
all that changes when she stumbles upon a mysterious book buried deep in
the basement of her school library, opens the cover, and suddenly finds
herself transported to the magical land of Story.
But Story is
not a perfect fairy tale. Una’s new friend Peter warns her about the
grave danger she could face if anyone discovers her true identity. The
devious Tale Keeper watches her every move. And there are whispers of a
deadly secret that seems to revolve around Una herself….
the timeless appeal of books like A Wrinkle in Time and the breathtaking
action of Inkheart, Storybound has all the makings of a new classic.
Brimming with fantastical creatures, magical adventure, and
heart-stopping twists, Storybound will leave readers wishing they too
could jump through the pages into this enchanting fairy-tale world.