• "Delaney's mastery of suspense will grip even reluctant readers with his dramatic, beautifully paced prose."

    Amanda Craig, The Times
  • ". . . ideal for the reader who has outgrown Harry Potter. Be warned, these books are seriously scary . . . Beautifully produced and consistently surprising the weird and wonderful Wardstone Chronicles are an annual treat."

    Amanda Craig, The Times
  • "Wonderfully dark"

    The Bookseller
  • "Another breathless thriller from the genius of magic and mayhem!"

    Pam Norfolk, Lancashire Evening Post
  • "Fans of Joseph Delaney's fantastic Wardstone Chronicles will need no urging to buy the latest instalment... Gripping, moving and terrifying for anyone of 10+."

    Amanda Craig, The Times