The final and epic story in the bestselling supernatural series.
Having escaped from Hong Kong, the five gatekeepers - Matt, Pedro, Scott, Jamie and Scarlett - are lost in a hostile and dangerous world. As they struggle to re-group and plan their next move, the malevolent King of the Old Ones gathers his forces in Oblivion: a desolate landscape where the last survivors of humanity must fight the ultimate battle.
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.
Stands out in a series of accomplished thrillers * The Daily Telegraph * Strong and moving * Jewish Chronicle * An exciting and unforgettable end to one of the best teen sagas ever written * Bury Free Press * The scale of the apocalypse is memorably conveyed with a wonderful sleight of hand. * Guardian * It's exciting to see so big and bold a book being written for a young audience, who will find much here to think about, and much to enjoy. * Guardian * Intelligent, complex and gripping, a fine end to a great series. * Daily Express * Horowitz has outdone himself once more with Oblivion * Carousel * Horowitz has outdone himself once more with Oblivion * Carousel *
Series: Power of Five
For Ages: 12+ years old
For Grades: 7 - 9
Number Of Pages: 672
Published: 4th July 2013
Publisher: Walker Books Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 10.4 x 19.6 x 4.3
Weight (kg): 0.46