Midget: WITH Dragons's Rock
Midget A unique and unnerving story about Midget - fifteen years old, three feet tall, and target of his older brother's bullying and cruelty. Midget dreams of buying a boat and sailing away, but people say it'll take a miracle for that to happen. Midget knows miracles can happen, but sometimes they hurt people who get in the way ...Dragon's Rock Benjamin can't stop the nightmares. Every night they come - so real and vivid that Benjamin lives in terror and sleep has become a place of fear. He knows he must return the stone he took from Dragon's Rock - this could be the only way to end the horror. But once there he realizes that he's not the only one in torment and the dragon of his nightmares is more terrifying than ever.
- Paperback | 320 pages
- 129.5 x 193 x 22.9mm | 204.12g
- 07 Jun 2007
- Oxford University Press
- Oxford, United Kingdom
Midget: a masterly handling of suspense and cold trickling horror The Sunday Telegraph The style is the perfect accompaniment to an extremely disturbing story The Irish Times This is Tim Bowler's first novel and a powerful, disturbing, highly original story it is. Junior Bookshelf Crisp dialogue, a fast-moving pace and rounded characters make this one to keep readers hooked from the first page. School Librarian A risky and powerful novel whose images themselves may play around young readers' minds after the book is closed. Times Educational Supplement Dragon's Rock: a nightmarish chiller which blends the flavour of Twin Peaks with Alan Garner Times Educational Supplement This book was a brilliant read Teen Titles