Ade loves living at the top of a tower block. From his window, he feels like he can see the whole world stretching out beneath him. His mum doesn't really like looking outside - but it's going outside that she hates. She's happier sleeping all day inside their tower, where it's safe. But one day, other tower blocks on the estate start falling down around them and strange, menacing plants begin to appear. Now their tower isn't safe anymore. Ade and his mum are trapped and there's no way out
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"This matches a dystopian plot with a hugely engaging narrator . . . An unusual and very impressive debut."
The Bookseller||"Haunting and compelling, with characters you really care for"
The Bookseller||"I loved it and I think you - whoever you are, whether you're aged eight or eighty - will love it, too.Boy In The Towercomes highly recommended by me. I think it might even be my favourite story of 2014 so far."