Greenwild: The World Behind The Door

Pari Thomson (author)


Book 1 from Greenwild series


“Greenwild: The World Behind The Door” by Pari Thomson is a magical adventure blending environmental themes with fantasy. Follow Daisy Thistledown’s journey to save her mother and the magical Greenwild. Illustrated by Elisa Paganelli, this eco-thriller captivates with wonder, magic, and a vital environmental message.

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Number of pages: 416

Published: 18 January 2024

SKU: 9781035015740 Categories: , Tags: ,


Dive into the enchanting world of Pari Thomson’s “Greenwild: The World Behind The Door,” a captivating blend of Nevermoor’s whimsy and Narnia’s wonder, infused with an important environmental message. This book, which has earned the title of Blackwell’s Children’s Book of the Year, marks the beginning of Thomson’s bestselling series, adorned with the stunning illustrations of Elisa Paganelli.

In “Greenwild,” readers open a magical door to a world where nature pulsates with life, and the earth itself exudes a powerful, ancient magic. A. F. Steadman, author of Skandar and the Unicorn Thief, hails it as “phenomenal,” promising that even the most skeptical will believe in magic after delving into its pages.

Follow the daring journey of Daisy Thistledown, a spirited girl who breaks free from her boarding school to unravel the mystery of her missing mother. Her quest takes her across London and through a concealed doorway to a mesmerizing world abundant in plants and brimming with magic: the Greenwild.

However, the Greenwild is under threat. Daisy soon finds herself facing a menacing force that endangers the very essence of green magic in both her world and the Greenwild. Alongside a botanical genius, a boy with the unique ability to communicate with animals, and a sassy cat, Daisy channels an ancient power. Their mission? To rejuvenate the Greenwild, find Daisy’s mother, and save their own world.

“Greenwild” is more than just a fantasy adventure. It’s an eco-thriller that captures the imagination and addresses pressing environmental issues. Praised as “a spellbinding, enchanting read” by Hannah Gold, author of The Last Bear, and hailed by The Telegraph as “an eco-thriller novel every child should read,” this book promises to be an unforgettable journey. M. G. Leonard, author of Beetle Boy, describes it as a thrilling adventure that takes root in your imagination and flourishes wildly, while Aisling Fowler, author of Fireborn, expresses adoration for the book.

Join Daisy Thistledown in “Greenwild: The World Behind The Door” for an adventure that is beautifully illustrated, environmentally insightful, and magically enthralling.

Additional information

Weight 282 g
Dimensions 19.7 × 13 × 2.6 cm



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