Sam wants to be an ordinary fourteen-year-old boy. But he's not. He is the victim of a terrible curse that has turned him into something to be hated. Homeless, parentless and a danger to his friends, Sam has gone into hiding. But what he doesn't know is that he is being watched; stalked by The Companions, a murderous cult who need Sam to fulfil an earth-shattering prophecy. And when they kidnap his friend, Adda-Leigh, Sam is drawn into a twisted world of barbaric rituals and ruthless ambition - where the only chance of survival lies in using the powers he hates...
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(197mm x 126mm x 22mm)
Faber & Faber
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Author Biography - Thomas Bloor
Thomas Bloor is the author of six children's novels, including The Memory Prisoner, which won the 1999 Fidler Award, and The House of Eyes, winner of the 2003 Stockton Children's Book of the Year Award. Before becoming an author, Thomas Bloor worked as a school librarian, an art technician, a classroom assistant and an artificial flower-maker. He lives in London with his wife, two daughters and two cats.