The Radiant Road (Compact Disc)
A gorgeously woven tale of magic, friendship, and self-discovery set in a dream-like landscape filled with fairies.
After years of living in America, Clare Macleod and her father are returning to Ireland, where they ll inhabit the house Clare was born in a house built into a green hillside with a tree for a wall. For Clare, the house is not only full of memories of her mother, but also of a mysterious boy with raven-dark hair and dreamlike nights filled with stars and magic. Clare soon discovers that the boy is as real as the fairy-making magic, and that they re both in great danger from an ancient foe.
Fast-paced adventure and spellbinding prose combine to weave a tale of love and loyalty in this young adult fantasy.
"Astunningly atmospheric, gorgeously complicateddream of a book." "Publishers Weekly," starred review
"An unforgettable tale . . . that containsall the darkness and light of"A Midsummer Night's Dream."" "School Library Journal, "starred review
"Gorgeous, haunting, and wonderfully strange, "The Radiant Road"establishes Katherine Catmull as a master of the modern fairy tale." Anne Ursu, author of"The Real Boy"and"Breadcrumbs
""Katherine Catmull deftly weaves Clare's contemporary story with ancient Celtic lore."The Radiant Road"is a beguiling novel with a strong, engaging protagonist." Juliet Marillier, author of"Daughter of the Forest"and"Wildwood Dancing"
"From the Hardcover edition.
About the Author
Katherine Catmull is an actor, freelance writer, voice-over artist, and sometimes playwright. Her first novel, "Summer and Bird," was called "a stunning debut" that "thrills with complex storytelling" by"Booklist."She lives in Austin, Texas. "From the Hardcover edition.""