The Grindle Witch

The Grindle Witch

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When Jack Jolly moves from the city to the tiny Northern village of Grindle, he thinks his life's just become a lot more boring. But then he finds himself plunged into the middle of a terrifying mystery, and confronting an ancient evil - the Grindle Witch.

But when Jack and his new friends, Paddy and Leila, take drastic measures to stop the Grindle Witch, they realise that they may have unleashed more than they bargained for.

A creepy supernatural tale that will have readers on the edge of their seats.
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Product details

  • 9+
  • Hardback | 288 pages
  • 138 x 204 x 28mm | 390g
  • Orion Children's Books
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 9781444011715
  • 2,122,656

Review Text

This is a thrilling and imaginative supernatural story which keeps the reader turning the pages from start to finish. Alongside the excitement of the action and drama, there are some beautifully evocative descriptions of the countryside and a sense of connection with nature -- even if parts of that nature are dangerous School Librarian 20150601
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This is a thrilling and imaginative supernatural story which keeps the reader turning the pages from start to finish. Alongside the excitement of the action and drama, there are some beautifully evocative descriptions of the countryside and a sense of connection with nature -- even if parts of that nature are dangerous * School Librarian * A spooky chiller told with real verve * Financial Times * The GRINDLE WITCH is one of the best books I've ever Read * KidAround, young reviewer * The Grindle Witch is a mixed bag with some definite highs and lows but is nevertheless worth a read if YA horror is your thing. * We Love This Book * If you enjoy a good, edge-of-the-seat horror story, The Grindle Witch is for you. I loved it. * The Bookbag * Bravery and loyalty take on ancient evil in this shocking, breath-taking thriller. * Bookbuzz *
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About Benjamin J. Myers

Benjamin J. Myers was born in the Potteries in 1967. After studying Philosophy and Psychology at Leeds University, Myers attended the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst. He saw active service as a Troop Commander in the First Gulf War and is a qualified battlefield survival instructor. In 1993, he attained his Diploma in Law from the University of London and subsequently has been a barrister in a busy practice in Manchester, specialising in serious crime, often representing vulnerable defendants, in particular juveniles. He also lectures other legal professions on mentally disordered offenders and human rights. Married with three children, Benjamin Myers lives in North Cheshire. Follow Benjamin on Facebook at https://facebook.com/pages/Benjamin-JMyers.
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Rating details

42 ratings
3.62 out of 5 stars
5 26% (11)
4 24% (10)
3 40% (17)
2 5% (2)
1 5% (2)
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