The film rights for Joseph Delaneys Spooks books sold to Warner Brothers and the film for the first book was released and now has been made into a DVD. The Seventh Son, starred Jeff Bridges, Ben Barnes and Julianne Moore!
The screenplay was written by Matt Greenberg - a man who is no stranger to scary films, having written screenplays for the Stephen King film 1408 (starring John Cusack and Samuel L Jackson) and Halloween H20 (starring Jamie Lee Curtis and Josh Hartnett).
Release Date: 5 Jun 2014 | Series: Starblade Chronicles 1
Girls are dying in mysterious circumstances . . .
They are found dead in their beds, covered in blood, with a look of pure horror on their faces. Worse still, their ghosts are left to walk the earth, just waiting for someone to hear the terror that has befallen them.
Thomas Ward is the local spook - it's his job to protect the county from things that go bump in the night. But this is no ordinary haunting, and he finds himself on the path of a dangerous beast that is looking to kill again.
He soon realizes this beast is just the beginning. An army of monsters is massing in the north, and it poses a threat to all mankind.
The first terrifying tale in the Starblade Chronicles, from the bestselling author of The Spook's Apprentice
A brand-new arc in the Spook's stories from bestselling author Joseph Delaney
From the Back Cover
An army of beasts is gathering in the north.
They will invade our lands . . .
Enslave our people . . .
And spread their terror to the far corners of the earth.
A terrifying new chapter in the Spook's legend is about to begin . . .
About the Author
Joseph Delaney is a retired English teacher. He has three children and nine grandchildren and is a wonderful public speaker available for conference, library and bookshop events. His home is in the middle of Boggart territory and his village has a boggart called the Hall Knocker, which was laid to rest under the step of a house near the church.
Most of the places in the Spook's books are based on real places in Lancashire. And the inspiration behind the stories often comes from local ghost stories and legends.
- First Edition First Printing
- Hardcover: 320 pages
- Publisher: Bodley Head (5 Jun 2014)
- Language: Unknown
- ISBN-10: 0370332210
- ISBN-13: 978-0370332215
- Product Dimensions: 23.6 x 16.2 x 3 cm
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