A stylish re-issue of the atmospheric graphic-novel adaptation of the Number 1 bestseller Raven's Gate, from the creator of Alex Rider.
Sent to Yorkshire on a rehabilitation programme, Matt finds himself in the midst of a conspiracy of witchcraft and murder. The Old Ones - monstrous godlike beings once banished from our world - are trying to return. Matt is about to discover that he alone stands between the forces of evil and the annihilation of humanity Featuring striking, high-contrast black-and-white art, this distinctive graphic novel captures the brooding atmosphere of the bestselling book.
About the Author
Anthony Horowitz is one of the most popular contemporary children's writers, and his Alex Rider series is enjoyed by millions of readers worldwide. He is also the author of the highly acclaimed Diamond Brothers detective stories, as well as the bestselling The Power of Five books. Anthony has won many major awards, including the Bookseller Association/Nielsen Author of the Year Award, the Children's Book of the Year Award at the British Book Awards and the Red House Children's Book Award. He also writes extensively for TV, with programmes including Foyle's War, Midsomer Murders and most recently Collision.
A fantastic adaptation that fans of Anthony Horowitz will devour with joy, and horror! Empire of Books A thoroughly enjoyable rollercoaster of a read. Writing from the Tub Fans of Horowitz will enjoy re-reading the novel in graphic novel form but it's also worth coaxing reluctant readers to the graphic novel version as well. Very accessible and full of imagery. LoveReading4Kids This novel is a brilliant example of expert story telling mixed with some stunning graphics and I would recommend both this and the original novel to anyone. Magic of Reading
Series: The Power of Five
Audience: Teenager / Young Adult
For Ages: 12+ years old
Number Of Pages: 176
Published: 1st June 2013
Publisher: Walker Books Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 22.9 x 17.1 x 1.5
Weight (kg): 0.48