02 October 2017

The Creakers

‘What silently waits in the shadows at night?’. From bestselling author Tom Fletcher comes a darkly magical tale all about the creatures lurking under your bed. Join Lucy Dungston as she wakes up one morning to discover that all the grown-ups have disappeared.  She’s determined to find out what happened and get her parents back before it’s too late. Nothing is going to stop her... except maybe, the Creakers.

Lockwood & Co: The Empty Grave

‘Want to hear a ghost story? That’s good. I know a few…’. The final tale in the chilling Lockwood series by Jonathan Stroud where ghosts and ghouls stalk the earth, but only children can see them.  Perfect for fans of Harry Potter and Rick Riordan, join the Lockwood & Co. team for one last epic adventure as they battle with ghosts and humans in a quest for truth and justice. But, will everyone make it out alive?

Doctor Who Tales of Terror

This spine-chilling collection of 12 illustrated adventures is packed with everyone’s favourite, err, MOST-FEARED Doctor Who monsters and villains. Terrify your family and friends with tales of weeping angels and frightening Daleks, but of course, there are a few familiar friendly faces to help save the day. Just remember… DON’T BLINK!

The Witch's Vacuum Cleaner

From the fantastically funny world of Terry Pratchett comes 14 wonderfully illustrated tales full of magic and mayhem. Featuring pirates and wizards, time-travelling televisions and a witch riding a vacuum cleaner (of course), this collection of laugh-out-loud stories is the perfect treat for tricksters this Halloween.

The Worst Witch

Hold on to your broomstick! The first book in the much-loved classic series by Jill Murphy introduces us to heroine Mildred Hubble, possibly the WORST witch in all of Miss Cackle’s Academy.  Overflowing with magical potions, feline friendship and some disastrous adventures, Mildred’s escapades will bewitch witches and wizards alike this Halloween.

The Witches

BEWARE. Real witches may look ordinary. They may act ordinary. But they are definitely not ordinary. They HATE children and are always plotting and scheming and making plans to turn every single child into unwanted creatures (like MICE!). Only one seven-year-old boy and his grandmother can help defeat the Grand High Witch and her blood thirsty gang before she frizzles everyone like fritters. But will their plan succeed? This deliciously disgusting tale by the world’s number one storyteller continues to delight.

Danger Is Everywhere: A Handbook for Avoiding Danger

Halloween may come but once a year but that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t be completely prepared for all potential dangers. After all, there are witches and ghouls and mummy costumes that can unravel perilously at a moment’s notice.  Learn how to tell if your teacher is a vampire (it happens) and how to ward off those ghastly ghosts with bubbles. Perfect for those looking for some ultimate Halloween safety tips or even for readers just looking for a chuckle, this brilliantly funny guide will keep you laughing all through the night.

The Case of the Deepdean Vampire: A Murder Most Unladylike Mini Mystery

This mini-mystery from the bestselling A Murder Most Unladylike series is perfect for readers looking for a quick story after a long night of trick-or-treating. Ideal for fans of the books or those new to the series, join our intrepid young detectives Daisy Wells and Hazel Wong as they try to solve the case of the Deepdean Vampire.  Will our heroines save the day, or will the mystery continue to haunt them?

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