**Longlisted for the 2018 Sussex Coast faculties striking booklet Award**
By well known screenwriter Irena Brignull (The Boxtrolls and The Little Prince) comes a significant new younger grownup sequence concerning the energy of sisterhood, destiny, and magic. via the sequel The Hawkweed Legacy.
A wonderful debut tells a bewitching tale: women, one historic prophecy. just one will be queen of the witches.
Poppy Hooper and Ember Hawkweed could not lead extra assorted lives. Poppy is a bothered teenager: relocating from college to college, inflicting chaos at any place she is going, by no means making acquaintances or lasting connections. Ember is a tender witch, suffering to discover a spot inside her coven and turn out her worthy. either are outsiders: feeling like they do not belong and looking escape.
Poppy and Ember quickly develop into buddies, and secretly percentage wisdom in their worlds. Little do they comprehend that future has introduced them jointly: an historical prophecy, and a life-changing betrayal. starting to be nearer, they start to appreciate why they have by no means belonged and the explanation they're now ceaselessly hooked up to every other.
Switched at start through the scheming witch Raven Hawkweed, Poppy and Ember needs to come to phrases with their real identities and struggle for his or her personal position on the planet. input Leo, a homeless boy with a painful prior who - befriending them either - checks their love and loyalty. Can Poppy and Ember's friendship live on? and will it face up to the darkish forces which are gathering?