A gripping YA thriller with a dash of romance and intriguing paranormal elements, set in Hollow Pike - a small town with a big history of witchcraft!
Juno Dawson - formerly known as James - grew up in West Yorkshire, writing imaginary episodes of DOCTOR WHO. She later turned her talent to journalism, interviewing bands before writing for a Brighton newspaper. Until recently, Juno worked as a teacher, specialising in PSHE. She is most proud of her work surrounding anti-bullying and family diversity. In 2014 she became a School Role Model for the charity STONEWALL. In 2015, Juno announced her intention to undergo gender transition and live as a woman. Visit Juno's website at www.junodawson.com
a good read for dark winter nights ... a page-turner * ARMADILLO * thrilling throughout with a tremendous climax. Thoroughly recommended! * CAROUSEL * a great read for Halloween with a mystery that will keep you guessing and characters that will stay on your mind long after you've finished the book. James Dawson is definitely a writer I'll read in the future. * DAISY CHAIN BOOK REVIEWS * ...a really interesting, adventurous book. * TEEN TITLES * A good read for dark winter nights * Armadillo * Cleverly plotted, and beautifully characterised, it is dark, scary and utterly compelling with an ending as unexpected as it is terrifying. * BEST BOOK GUIDE * Exploring themes of bullying, obsession, hysteria and marginalisation, this thriller truly deserves the epithet 'page turner'. Cleverly plotted and beautifully characterised, it is dark, scary and utterly compelling with an ending as unexpected as it is terrifying * Best Book Guide * Dawson has wrought a masterful, thrilling tale ... heralds the arrival of a major new talent on the scene * Telegraph and Argus * Gripping from the start with cliffhanging chapter endings and loads of twists and turns in the plot * Burton Mail * Hollow Pike will captivate readers from the opening page ... thrilling throughout, with a tremendous climax. Thoroughly recommended * Carousel *