Robert Muchamore - The Fall - Hachette Children's Group

The Fall

Book 7

By Robert Muchamore

  • Paperback
  • £7.99

CHERUB: the number one bestselling spy thriller series for kids.

The sixth title in the number one bestselling CHERUB series! James uncovers corruption where he least suspects it ...

When an MI5 operation goes disastrously wrong, James Adams needs all of his skills to get out of Russia alive.

Meanwhile, his sister Lauren is on her first solo mission, trying to uncover a brutal human trafficking operation.

And when James does get home, he finds that his nightmare is just beginning ...

CHERUB agents have one crucial advantage: adults never suspect that children are spying on them.

For official purposes, these children do not exist.

Biographical Notes

Robert Muchamore was born in Islington in 1972 and spent thirteen years working as a private investigator. He loves Arsenal and watching people fall down holes. He hates swimming and getting chased by cows. He was inspired to start writing by his nephew's complaints about the lack of anything for him to read! His books are now bestsellers in many countries around the world. For more information, go to www.muchamore.com.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9780340911709
  • Publication date: 15 Mar 2007
  • Page count: 352
  • Imprint: Hodder Children's Books
With its spectacular plotting and strong cast of characters, this book ... is sure to find a wide readership ... Dramatic and thrilling ... the story moves at a rattling pace, seamlessly weaving James and Lauren's stories into a hugely entertaining kaleidoscope of suspense and intrigue — Books For Keeps
This is a punchy, glamorous action-thriller — Waterstone's Books Quarterly
Punchy, glamorous and a bit gritty ... a pacy read — Aberdeen Evening Express
A satisfyingly complex story, variously thrilling, dry-humoured and the darkest yet — Lion and Unicorn Books
Praise for books in the CHERUB series: 'Punchy, exciting, glamorous and, what's more, you'll completely wish it was true.' — Sunday Express
Jam-packed with nail-biting tension and hard-hitting drama, this is a truly gripping page-turner — Suffolk Free Press
'Crackling tension and high-octane drama.' — Daily Mail
'A really good book that you could re-read over and over again.' — Guardian
'Pacy writing, punchy dialogue and a gripping plot, it's got it all.' — Daily Express
'Fast-moving action ... and cool gadgets!' — The Times
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