Shadow Forest: Reviews


“A fascinating and magical tale. This is an outstanding piece of literature” The Times

“Enough twists to keep children gripped” The Daily Telegraph 

“Matt Haig has crafted a children’s classic” Yorkshire Evening Post

“Clever use of Norwegian folklore skilfully weaves humour and sadness, reality and fantasy, into a tense, page-turning tale, which keeps readers guessing by the many unexpected twists and turns in the plot” Carousel 

Shadow Forest features lots of humour mixed in with with some superbly gross parts (such as exploding heads). Matt Haig’s quirky style of writing make this an exciting and most enjoyable read… This book is a definite for any child who enjoys being fully immersed in a world of myth and magic” Fantasy Book Review