Decemberists' singer writes kids book for Canongate

Written By: Graeme Neill Publication Date: Fri, 05/08/2011 - 11:01 Canongate has bought a children’s book written by the lead singer of American indie rock band The Decemberists. Senior editor Francis Bickmore bought UK and Commonwealth rights (excl Canada, Australia and New Zealand) to Wildwood by Colin Meloy from Angharad Kowal for Writers House. The book is illustrated by Meloy’s partner Carson Ellis and is about a young girl’s journey into the Impossible Wilderness to recover her baby brother, who has been kidnapped by wild crows. read more Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

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