Seventeen-year-old Alice and her mother have spent most of Alice's life on the road, always a step ahead of the uncanny bad luck biting at their heels. But when Alice's grandmother, the reclusive author of a cult-classic book of pitch-dark fairy tales, dies alone on her estate, the Hazel Wood, Alice learns how bad her luck can really get.
Imaginary places -- Fiction.
Inheritance and succession -- Fiction.
Magic -- Fiction.
Magic -- Young adult fiction.
Missing persons -- Fiction.
Mothers and daughters -- Fiction.
Mothers and daughters -- Young adult fiction.
Romans de merveilleux héroïque.