Afterworlds: The 13th Horseman by Barry Hutchison
  

Afterworlds: The 13th Horseman

Written by Barry Hutchison
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Synopsis

Afterworlds: The 13th Horseman by Barry Hutchison

The first hilarious book in Barry's AFTERWORLDS sequence. Drake has just met the Horsemen of the Apocalypse but is that really the end of the world? Pratchett meets Python in this dark comic fantasy with plenty of action, perfect for 11+ boysDrake is surprised to find three horsemen of the apocalypse playing snakes and ladders in his garden shed. He's even more surprised when they insist that he is one of them. They're missing a Horseman, having gone through several Deaths and they think that Drake is the boy for the job. At first he's reluctant to usher in Armageddon but does being in charge of Armageddon have to spell the end of the world?An apocalyptic blend of riotous comedy, heart-stopping action and a richly imagined fantasy adventure.

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I really enjoyed it - Neil Gaiman Hutchison's work is not only hilarious

About the Author

Barry Hutchison

Barry Hutchison was born and raised in the Highlands of Scotland. He was just eight years old when he decided he wanted to become a writer and 17 when he sold his first piece of work. His work includes the Invisible Fiends series for HarperCollins and The Shark-Headed Bear Thing for Nosy Crow. He also writes for TV. Barry lives in Fort William with his partner and their two children. Read a Q&A with the author here.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
368 pages
Interest Age: From 11 years

Author

Barry Hutchison
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Author's Website

barryjhutchison.com/

Publisher

HarperCollins an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers

Publication date

1st March 2012

ISBN

9780007440894


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