Part of The Shetland Times group.
Winner of the Independent Bookshop Week Book Award in the Children's category.
Every summer Quill and his friends are put ashore on a remote sea stac to hunt birds. But this summer, no one arrives to take them home.
Surely nothing nothing but the end of the world can explain why they've been abandoned - cold, starving and clinging to life, in the grip of a murderous ocean. How will they survive?
Based on a true story set in St Kilda.
Geraldine McCaughrean - Carnegie Medal-winning author.