The Seems: The Glitch in Sleep by John Hulme, Michael Wexler
  

The Seems: The Glitch in Sleep

Written by John Hulme, Michael Wexler
Part of the Seems Trilogy Series

9+ readers   eBooks   eBooks   

RRP £6.99

Notify me
when in stock

As soon as this book is back in stock we will send you an email.

Download an extract Share this book

The Lovereading4Kids comment

This is an acutely original and impossibly cool fast-paced, action-packed read, probably mostly for boys from 9+. Fans of Eoin Colfer will love it. Told in a cinematic style, the authors have created an incredibly inventive world, a world where The Seems is behind everything and when there’s a glitch in the system a fixer, like 12 year old Becker Drane is the only one who can fix it. But this glitch is no ordinary glitch but Becker must find out who is so determined to destroy The Seems before it’s too late. Join The Seems if you dare at www.theseems.com.

Synopsis

The Seems: The Glitch in Sleep by John Hulme, Michael Wexler

Ever wondered if the world around you was not as it appeared? That there was something bigger going on you couldn't quite put your finger on? Welcome to The Seems, a secret organization that makes sure our world keeps running. From weather, to sleep, to nightmares, The Seems is behind everything, keeping things ticking over.

Reviews

I loved the ideas behind the Seems. What an amazingly inventive world they have created. It speaks to the little boy in me who always thought there was something going on behind the scenes. Something no one else cared to believe in. This story deals with what I call the magical half of science. That part that makes you marvel at the sheer power of the way things work before you really understand how they work. It's scientific mythology! Scythology? What a wonderful concept! I wanna be a fixer now because nothing else will do. Topher Bradfield, Bookpeople, Austin, TX Humorous and exciting, this first book left me eager for more from this new series, and you can be sure I'll be reading the rest. Amazon.com

About the Author

John Hulme, Michael Wexler

John Hulme and Michael Wexler are the editors of Voices of the Xiled, a short story collection for adults, and authors of other works of adult non-fiction. The Glitch in Sleep, published by Bloomsbury in July 2008, is their first book for younger readers. John and Michael both live in New York City.

The picture on the left is of John Hulme and his three year old son.

More books by this author

Loading similar books...

Other Formats

Book Info

Format

Paperback
288 pages

Author

John Hulme, Michael Wexler
More books by John Hulme, Michael Wexler

Author's Website

www.theseems.com/

Publisher

Bloomsbury Publishing Plc

Publication date

7th July 2008

ISBN

9780747593324

Categories


It gives me a chance to read types of books that I would not normally try, and it motivates me to read every night to finish it!

Alice Horncastle, age 14

It’s so easy to find the right book for your child. Such an easy-to-use, yet in-depth website. 100% reliable.

Pippa, Jack, Liam & Matthew Wils

It’s really exciting to read and review new books, thrilling to see my reviews online and I love finding the final published copies on sale.

Sam Harper – age 10

I love all the books they recommend & put up for me to review. I also love the fact that they give new authors the chance to share their boo

Daisy Pennock – age 15

It is fantastic, you get to read lots of books and you always find something new and amazing in them.

Erica Motoc, age 7

We love Lovereading4kids because they put books in front of us we wouldn’t otherwise have read. They make us more adventurous readers!

Emily Jacques

We love Lovereading as my 5 year old loves to read new books before anyone else has a chance, she says it makes reading exciting!

Tracey Chorley

I love finding new books to read. My mummy and me look at the new ones coming out. I have written reviews of some of them!

Jessica Cobbin – age 7
Lovereading

Lovereading 4 schools
****