Written by Niel Bushnell
Part of the The Timesmith Chronicles Series
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This is the second part of The Timesmith Chronicles, a time-travelling fantasy series in which 13 year old time-traveller Jack's future and that of his family, depend upon him stopping the return of an evil master, but will time be on his side? A gripping thriller with an original premise that will have glued to its pages.
We asked a small number of our Lovereading members to review the first in this highly original series - Sorrowline. Here's a taster of what they thought....'Sorrowline is a fast, action-packed book, filled with time travel and adventure..'
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Timesmith by Niel Bushnell
Thirteen-year-old Jack Morrow is haunted by the past. For Jack is a Timesmith, someone with the ability to travel through Sorrowlines, the channels that connect every gravestone with the date of the person's death. Desperate to help his family, Jack finds himself in a secret world deep under the streets of 1940's London. Hunted by the undead knights of the Paladin, Jack must find the fabled lost sword of Durendal before it can be used to resurrect the Paladin's evil master, Rouland.
A high octane journey that is full of adventure and will keep you on your toes until the very last page. A must read - Mr Ripley's Enchanted Books
Thoroughly engaging time travel adventure with an appealing hero and a suitably mysterious baddie - Peters, Book of the Week
Original and exciting....A thrilling story with a clever premise - Bookbag
About the Author
Interest Age: From 9
More books by Niel Bushnell
Andersen Press Ltd
6th March 2014
Andersen Press Ltd is an imprint of Andersen Press
Andersen Press is one of the leading independent children’s publishers, publishing some of the biggest names in the world of children's books including the much-loved picture book characters the Little Princess and Elmer the patchwork elephant. Andersen Press is the home of many award-winning authors and illustrators including Melvin Burgess, Rebecca Stead, Satoshi Kitamura, Tony Ross, David McKee, Chris Judge and Jeanne Willis. Founded in 1976 by Klaus Flugge it won the Bologna Best Children’s Publisher prize in the European Category in 2016, the company’s 40th anniversary year.
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