The Dark Words
By (author) Peter Lancett
Dark Words by Peter Lancett
Book DescriptionOne of a series of reading books for children and young adults aged 11 and over who are struggling to read. Dark Man is a fiction series for older children and young adults who have a reading age of approximately 5 to 8. Each book features the character Dark Man, a shadowy, brooding loner who shuns society, living in the shadows. Recruited to play a part in a secret, cataclysmic struggle between good and evil, his continued mission is to seek out an artefact, a Golden Cup, which can channel limitless power and energy. Opposed to him, and also seeking to find this cup of power, is a sinister and corrupt organisation, The Shadow Masters. The book has a strong plot to engage the reader, however reluctant, and features dark evocative illustrations. The simple, carefully written text (under 400 words) focuses on the most common words, providing access for even the poorest readers. In The Dark Words the Dark Man must once again pit his powers against the evil forces of the Shadow Masters. A document has been found: it has magical powers. In the forest, the Dark Man meets a boy. Can he help find the document? Software and teacher's support materials are also available.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781841676029
(199mm x 128mm x 5mm)
Imprint: Ransom Publishing
Publisher: Ransom Publishing
Publish Date: 30-Oct-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Peter Lancett
Hanging in the Mist, Paperback (October 2011)
Living high in a crumbling state tower block is no barrel of laughs. Throw in parents more interested in crack than they've ever been in you, and life can seem barely worth the living. Especially when they sell the tools you've paid for out of your own savings, to feed their habit.
Seeing Red, Hardback (September 2011)
Originally published: Winchester, Hants: Ransom Pub., Ltd., 2008.
Bridge of Dark Tears, Paperback (August 2011)
A black crumbling bridge is guarded by a fire-breathing demon. The bridge is invisible to most, but Josie can see things others cannot. She guides the Dark Man to the bridge. They see children being drawn across it. They are slaves to the shadow masters. Can Dark Man fight this terrible evil and destroy the bridge of dark tears?
Dark Trap, Paperback (March 2010)» View all books by Peter Lancett
The Dark Man seeks a magic stone. It will give him great power. He will need this power. He will need it in his fight against the Shadow Masters and their demons.
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Author Biography - Peter Lancett
Peter Lancett is a recognised author for adults and older children. Following a long spell living in New Zealand, Peter returned to England to pursue his successful writing career.
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