• "Teenage readers looking instead for total fantasy should hasten to Joseph Delaney's The Spook's Apprentice . . . This terrific novel is as black as David Wyatt's ingenious ink drawings that head each chapter"

  • "An absorbing tale with scary scenarios and a great central relationship between Thomas and his master"

    The Sunday Times
  • "Wicked and fast-paced, the second instalment in this series is gripping for adults and children alike . . . Beautifully written"

    The Good Book Guide
  • "Readers seeking lots of up-close encounters with the unquiet dead and other creepy entities need look no further"

    Kirkus Reviews
  • "This thrilling and terrifying book should not be read after dark!"

    Parents News