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By: Horatio Clare Location: FIC CLA Genre: Animals and an incite to depression that is different
"Full of insight, sensitivity and humour, with a touch of magic." Agnes
"Here is writing and storytelling at its best. Here is a wondrous tale," Michael Morpurg
Aubrey’s father, Jim,
has fallen under an horrendous spell, which Aubrey is determined to
break. Everyone says his task is impossible, but Aubrey will never give
up and never surrender – even if he must fight the unkillable Spirit of
Despair itself: the TERRIBLE YOOT!
notices his dad becoming sadder and sadder, before a charismatic and
energetic English teacher, he now seems to carry the weight of the world
on his shoulders and doesn't play, talk or even get out of bed anymore. Aubrey
determines to help his dad, especially when he discovers that it's the
'terrible Yoot' that is making him so sad and despairing. He even finds
that he may have some help, when animals begin to talk to him and offer
This book tackles the
difficult subject of depression with verve and vigour, in a book that is
both a touching family story and a thrilling adventure.