The Crow-Girl: The Children of Crow Cove

By Bodil Bredsdorff, Faith Ingwersen (Translator)

In this sparse yet moving novel, the Crow-Girl and her grandmother live in a stone house on a sea cove.  After her grandmother dies, the child follows the beckoning cries of two crows and leaves her home.  While on her journey, the Crow-Girl encounters people who attempt to break her spirit, as well as those who open their hearts and eventually become her chosen family.


Published by Farrar Straus Giroux. Originally published in Danish in 1993 as "Krageungen: Børnene i Kragevig 1."

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