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Blood beast

Blood beast

Shan, Darren

Grubbs Grady has so far escaped the family werewolf curse, but when he begins to experience alarming symptoms at the onset of the full moon, he is scared that the jaws of fate are opening and about to swallow him whole. Grubbs is torn between the world of magic and his wolfen genes

Paperback, Book. English. Horror tales. Children's stories.
Published London: HarperCollins Children's, 2007
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Statement of responsibility: Darren Shan
ISBN: 0007231407, 9780007231409
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Physical Description: 261 p. ; 20 cm.
Series: The Demonata ; bk. 5
Subject: Demonology Juvenile fiction.

Accelerated Reading

Book Level: 4.3
Interest Level: UY
Points: 8
Quiz Number: 210807

Author note

Darren Shan is the number-one best-selling author of the series THE SAGA OF DARREN SHAN, the DEMONATA and more recently the SAGA OF LARTEN CREPSLEY and ZOM-B. His books have been read by millions of people around the world and translated into more than 25 languages. Darren lives in seclusion in the depths of Ireland. He is a big film buff, and also loves theatre, comics and books, and collecting art. He loves dreaming up new ways to terrify his readers, but never drinks blood. Or so he claims.

Description

The Master of Horror returns with another spine-tingling adventure in the fifth title of the Demonata series.

Grubbs Grady has so far escaped the family curse, but when he begins to experience alarming symptoms at the onset of the full moon, he is scared that the jaws of fate are opening and about to swallow him whole.

He has cheated death, defeated demons, moved on with his life. But Grubbs is torn between the world of magic and his wolfen genes. Can he fight the beast inside or will he fall victim to his tainted blood?

Reviews

Praise for BLOOD BEAST

ÔÇÿAs always, heÔÇÖs a joy to read.. he continues to impress.ÔÇÖ The Independent

"One of his best yet."Cork Evening Echo

Praise for the Demonata Series:

"All the spells, severed body parts and horror you expect from Shan, with a nail-biting and shocking finish." Waterstone's Books Quarterly

ÔÇ£Utterly unputdownable.ÔÇØ The Times

ÔÇ£The plot twists and turns like a sharp descent down a dark flumeÔÇØ TES