The third in the Blade series, this is another short, very accessible novel for teens. Pacy, gripping and packed with action, and a central character that’s incredibly engaging, even the most reluctant reader will devour it. Blade is in even more danger than ever before and it will take all his resources to survive this time. The first two titles in this thrilling and ground-breaking series are Blade: Playing Dead, and Blade: Closing In.
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Blade's touched the edge of death. His injuries have left him exposed-and vulnerable. Now his enemies have tracked him down, and Blade knows they'll show no mercy.
If he doesn't get away, he's dead. But he's weak. And he doesn't know what scares him more ...breaking free from those hunting him-or breaking free from his own past.
|Publication date:||1st January 2009|
|Publisher:||Oxford University Press|
|Suitable for:||11+ readers, 13+ readers|
Tim was our Guest Editor in February 2011. Click here to see his selections. Tim Bowler is one of the UK’s most compelling and original writers for teenagers. He was born in Leigh-on-Sea and after studying Swedish at University he worked in forestry, the timber trade, teaching and translating before becoming a full-time writer. He lives with his wife in a small village in Devon and his workroom is an old stone outhouse known to friends as ‘Tim’s Bolthole’. Tim has written eighteen books and won fifteen awards, including the prestigious Carnegie Medal for ...More About Tim Bowler