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Lord Loss; &, Demon thief

Lord Loss; &, Demon thief

Shan, Darren; Shan, Darren

When Grubbs Grady first encounters Lord Loss and his evil minions, he learns three things: the world is vicious, magic is possible, demons are real. He thinks that he will never again witness such a terrible night of death and darkness. He is wrong

Book. English. Short stories. Fiction 9+. Horror.
Published London: HarperCollins Children's, c2010
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Statement of responsibility: Darren Shan
ISBN: 0007431066, 9780007431069
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Note: Lord Loss originally published: 2005 -- Demon thief originally published: 2005.
Physical Description: 540 p. ; 20 cm.
Series: The Demonata
Subject: Horror tales, English.; Children's stories, English.
Series Title: Demonata.

Author note

Darren Shan is the number-one best-selling author of the twelve book series THE SAGA OF DARREN SHAN, and more recently the DEMONATA series. His new series is the SAGA OF LARTEN CREPSLEY, which takes readers full circle, to before the beginning of THE SAGA OF DARREN SHAN. Darren's 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 king of horror's demonic symphony in ten volumes, now available in omnibus editions - each containing two titles in the spine-chilling Demonata series.

Lord Loss:

When Grubbs Grady first encounters Lord Loss and his evil minions, he learns three things:
the world is vicious,
magic is possible,
demons are real.
He thinks that he will never again witness such a terrible night of death and darkness.

.He is wrong.

Demon Thief:

When Kernel Fleck's brother is stolen by demons, he must enter their universe in search of him. It is a place of magic, chaos and incredible danger. Kernel has three aims:
learn to use magic,
find his brother,
stay alive.
But a heartless demon awaits him, and death has been foretold.

Reviews

Praise for Lord Loss

"Utterly unputdownable" - The Times

"The master of children's horror at his blood-curdling best." - Publishing News

"The plot twists and turns like a sharp descent down a dark flume" TES

Praise for Demon Thief

Young teenage boys will love it, and slither delightfully with the hero in bucketloads of blood, mucous and all sorts of slime." - TES