Defenders: Killing Ground
by Tom Palmer
illustrated by David Shephard
First in a trilogy.
n/a Interest Age: 8-12
Everyone is freaked out when circles of scorched earth start appearing in Halifax – on the moors, the parks and even the football pitches. Seth is most disturbed of all – he sees the shadows of the past. But when he looks into a Viking’s murderous eyes and smells the stink of burning flesh, Seth knows he must stop this cycle of supernatural suffering. With his friend Nadiya, can he discover the dark history behind the forces attacking their town?
Information for Grown-Ups: This book has a super-readable layout and typeface so that even more readers can enjoy it. It is aimed at children aged 8-12.
AR Level – 4.1
Read the first chapter of Defenders: Killing Ground below: