The Golden Yarn
The Golden Yarn
German cover
Author(s) Cornelia Funke and Lionel Wigram
Original title Das goldene Garn
Translator Oliver Latsch
Illustrator Cornelia Funke
Country Germany
Publisher(s) Dressler
Publication date February 20th 2015
English publication date November 17th 2015 (ebook & audiobook)
December 1st 2015 (Kindle & hardcover)
Preceded by Fearless
Followed by Mirrorworld Book 4

The Golden Yarn is a 2015 young adult novel written by Cornelia Funke. It was first published in Germany by Dressler on February 20, 2015 under the title Das goldene Garn, literally The Golden Yarn. It came out in English on December 1, 2015.


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  • The book was originally set to be titled as Heartless in English, but as the publication fell through, it is retitled The Golden Yarn.