Itch by Simon Mayo

The explosive adventures of an element hunter.

Itchingham Lofte had caused explosion before….

There had, in truth, been many bangs, flashes and smells coming from his bedroom in the past.  But there had been nothing lilke this one.  It was not just the bedroom walls that shook : it was the whole house.

Not that Itch was ware of any of that, as he was unconscious.  He would have stayed that way too if it had not been for the fact that his eyebrows were on fire …..

Scarlet in the snow by Sophie Masson

When Natasha is forced to take shelter from a sudden, terrible blizzard, she is lucky to see a mansion looming out of the snow.  Inside it is beautiful, but there is no-one there.,,, so begins an extraordinary adventure that will see Natasha plunged deep into the heart of a mystery.  She begins to realise that she has stumbled upon a great tragedy – a spell of revenge laid on a young man the Beast once was, devised by a powerful sorcerer…

A mix of magic, romance, adventure and mystery.

The Farm by Emily McKay

Blood is life, life is death.

For Lily and her twin sister, Mel, there is only the Farm….

It’s a prison, a blood bank, a death camp – where fear and paranoia rule.  But it’s also home, of sorts.  Because beyond the electric fence awaits a fate much, much worse. 

But Lily has a plan….

The Farm takes you into a terrifying future where civilization has ended, and leaves you there – fearful, grasping and begging to escape.

Ashes, ashes by Jo Treggiari

               The world has ended …. what comes next.

Small pox, epidemics, floods, droughts – for sixteen year old Lucy the end of the world came and went, stealing with it everyone she ever loved.  Even the landscape of her beloved New York City ever-shifting and full of hidden dangers.  As the weather rages out of control, she survives alone in the wilds of Central Park, hunting and foraging for food and making do with the little she has, while avoiding roving scavengers and thieves…..

A tale of adventure, romance and one girl’s unyielding courage through the darkest of nightmares.

Portraits of Celina by Sue Whiting

Make him pay, Bayley.  Make him pay.

Celina O’Malley was sixteen years old when she disappeared.  Now, almost 40 years later, Bayleyis sleeping in Celina’s room, wearing her clothes, hearing her voice.  What does Celina want?  And who will suffer because of it?

A ghost story.  A love story.  A story of revenge.

 

Colin Fischer by Ashley Edward Miller

Colin Fischer does not like to be touched.  Or the colour blue.  He avoids eye contact unless absolutely necessary.  Sherlock Holmes has a place of honour on his wall.  His room is a shrine to clear-headed logic.  When a phone rings loudly in class, Colin cannot cope.  So, he barks like a dog.  But when a gun goes off in the school cafeteria he isn’t scared.  He’s curious …. Colin Fischer is determined to discover who fired the gun….