the walking man
~Young Adult Novel
The Walking Man follows the setting sun across the scorched sands. Kyra, the town’s only tinker, resents his freedom. She lives in an isolated town controlled by the superstitious men living beneath the mountain. With her father’s death, Kyra is the only tinker left and the only one to watch over her younger brother.
When the sun leaves the sky and the long dark approaches, the Walking Man leaves town for the last time, taking her brother’s soul with him. Kyra must follow to save her brother and recover the sun. Her only help comes from the mysterious boy from beneath the mountain who was sent to stop her at all cost.