Written by Charlie Fletcher
Part of the Stoneheart Series
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When George furiously punches off the head of a stone dragon, he unleashes an ancient power that brings the statues of London to life. Pursued by a pterodactyl released from a frieze, George is hunted through a thrilling adventure full of fabulous creatures that advise, protect and terrify him as he enters their strange and scary world.
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Stoneheart by Charlie Fletcher
Deep in the City something had been woken, so old that people had been walking past it for centuries without giving it a second look!' When George breaks the dragon's head outside the Natural History Museum he awakes an ancient power. This prehistoric beast, sentry-still for centuries, hunts him down with a terrifying wrath. And this is just the beginning! The taints and spits statues with opposing natures are warring forces; wreaking deadly havoc on the city landscape. The World War One gunner offers protection of sorts; and the wisdom of the Sphinx is legendary. But George and his companion Edie are trapped in a world of danger. And worse they are quite alone.
'a fantastical, fast-paced adventure' Publishing News
'An admirable debut' The Sunday Times
About the Author
More books by Charlie Fletcher
Hachette Children's Books
20th September 2007
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