In the Grip of Winter

In the Grip of Winter

Winter comes to Farthing Wood with deep snows bringing new problems for the animals....

Title:In the Grip of Winter
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9780099292203
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    In the Grip of Winter Reviews

  • Rebecca

    (3.5) In this second book of the Farthing Wood series, the animals endure a harsh winter in their new home, the White Deer Park. When Badger falls down a slope and injures his leg, he’s nursed back ...

  • Kirsti

    I've owned this book for years, one of the few Animals of Farthing Wood books I didn't have to order from Thriftbooks. As such, I've read it many times and highly enjoy the familiarity of it. I enjoy ...

  • John Kirk

    This is a good sequel, which puts familiar characters in a new situation rather than repeating the first story with another journey. It also starts to get more explicit about the fact that the carnivo...

  • A.R. Collins

    Although I found the events of this story slightly more varied and interesting than those in the first book, I was still bored for much of the time. The severe overuse of adverbs particularly annoys m...

  • Jake Collins

    In many ways it would have been better not to turn The Animals of Farthing Wood into a continuing series, as White Deer Park is already coming across as something of a false haven, but I've found that...

  • Sally

    We just don't GET those epic winters in Australia, so they were always interesting to read about in that sort of fantasy, "this isn't real" kind of way. Laura Ingalls' The Long Winter is another I was...

  • Chris

    Returning to the pages of the Farthing Wood gang is like stepping into a roomful of old friends. While the cast of characters is smaller with the hibernating animals asleep for the great duration of t...

  • Anna Tan

    Ah, nostalgia. :)It's a pretty good book if you like stories about animals and friendship....

  • Sarah Adamson

    The sequel to Animals of Farthing Wood. The animals face fierce challenges if they wish to survive the winter....

  • Jebin

    Loved it....