VGC.Egmont Books,2002.First UK edition-first printing(10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1).Blue hardback(gilt illustration on the front cover,gilt illustration and lettering to the spine,small nick on the cover) with Dj(small nick on the edges of the Dj cover),both in VGC.Illustrated inside the front and back cover.Nice and clean pages with a small mark and two ink marks on the outer edges,two pencil marks impressions on the edge of the half title page,school presentation label inside the first page of the book.The book is in VGC with light shelf wear.343pp.Price un-clipped.A collectable first edition-first printing. This is another paragraph Product Description: Led by Hanno and Ira Hath, thirty-two mostly Manth survivors of the fall of the Mastery search for the fabled Homeland. Ira knows that as long as she feels the warmth on her face, despite the wintry conditions, they are heading in the right direction. She also knows that, according to the prophecy, she will die when they reach the homeland. She grows weaker with every step. Hanno must keep up the spirits of the marchers on the gruelling.