Allan Frewin Jones - Hachette Children's Group

Allan Frewin Jones



Allan was born under the kitchen floor of a derelict house in south-east London. At the age of nine, he inherited a typewriter and, for want of anything better to do, began to write stories. He had his first book published at the age of one hundred and three; lots more followed. He has a German wife, an English cat and a collection of old Beano annuals.

To find out more about Allan and his books go to www.allanfrewinjones.com and www.sunderedlands.co.uk

Hodder Children's Books

Caradoc of the North Wind

Allan Frewin Jones
Authors:
Allan Frewin Jones

HOW FAR CAN THE BONDS OF LOYALTY BE STRETCHED?As the war with the Saxons reaches its darkest hour, Branwen is taking on 'suicidal' missions. Disaster strikes, and a valued friend suffers a devastating injury, testing the loyalty of her band of followers to the limit. Branwen must trust in the power of her destiny more than ever - and when she discovers her greatest ally has entered a secret alliance with her greatest enemy, she decides enough is enough. But a deadly trap awaits, and Branwen finds herself the prized prisoner of a man half-blinded by a thirst for revenge ...

Hodder Children's Books

Full Circle

Allan Frewin Jones, Gary Chalk
Contributors:
Allan Frewin Jones, Gary Chalk

Hedgehogs Trundle and Esmeralda are facing an impossible task. The last of the six lost crowns of the Badger Lords of Old is hidden on an island no one has ever heard of. Even if they do manage to find it, they must then set sail for a place that doesn't exist! With the crowns they have found behaving so very dangerously, Aunt Millie and the pirates breathing down their necks, and powerful magic working against them, is there any hope that they can fulfil their quest?This is the final book in the SUNDERED LANDS series by celebrated author Allan Frewin Jones and REDWALL illustrator Gary Chalk.

Hodder Children's Books

Merion of the Stones

Allan Frewin Jones
Authors:
Allan Frewin Jones

Branwen must bravely follow destiny's path even when it leads her into the enemy's stronghold ...Her next task from the Shining Ones is to rescue an ancient god trapped in a Saxon prison. But the trail leads into the heart of Saxon territory, and she and her followers face their greatest challenge yet ... until she learns that she is being hunted by the most feared warrior of all Scandinavia. Surrounded by danger, it is the worst time for her loyal band to splinter. But as Branwen seeks to outgrow her mentor, tensions within her band are growing. In her darkest hour, can Branwen remain on destiny's path?

Hodder Children's Books

Sargasso Skies

Allan Frewin Jones, Gary Chalk
Contributors:
Allan Frewin Jones, Gary Chalk

Many a windship has foundered on the deadly skyreef known as Sargasso Skies. Our three brave adventurers are on their way to Hammerland, home of the sinister steammoles, to find the fifth lost crown: the Crown of Wood. But now they're trapped, at the mercy of savage beasts and the eccentric Count Leopold. When the Count discovers how vital Trundle, Esmeralda and Jack will be in helping to build his amazing opera house, he'll never let them go!Will their quest come to a dismal end amid the wreckage of the Sargasso Skies?

Hodder Children's Books

Govannon of the Wood

Allan Frewin Jones
Authors:
Allan Frewin Jones

Branwen refuses to take orders from anyone - even the Shining Ones, the ancient gods whose power is feared throughout the land. They want her as their Chosen One, destined to save her country from the Saxons. But Branwen doubts her abilities. Is she truly ready to be a leader?Then a messenger from the skies shows her what's at stake if she abandons her destiny in a vision of a bleak and violent future, where those most dear to her suffer unspeakable horrors. Branwen must reassess her choices. The Shining Ones have spoken. Will Branwen answer their call?

Hodder Children's Books

The Icegate of Spyre

Allan Frewin Jones, Gary Chalk
Contributors:
Allan Frewin Jones, Gary Chalk

Was there ever in the whole of the Sundered Lands an island more extraordinary than Spyre? From the swampy, beast-infested jungles at the bottom to the snowy mountain monastery at the top, the place is full of wonders...and dreadful dangers. It is on the frozen peaks that Trundle, Esmeralda and Jack must search for the fourth lost crown of the Badger Lords of Old: the Crown of Ice. And as if this wasn't trouble enough, they also have to deal with their new companion - a wild and crazy hare by the name of Ishmael March!

Hodder Children's Books

Rhiannon of the Spring

Allan Frewin Jones
Authors:
Allan Frewin Jones
Hodder Children's Books

Fire Over Swallowhaven

Allan Frewin Jones, Gary Chalk
Contributors:
Allan Frewin Jones, Gary Chalk

Trundle, Esmeralda and Jack are racing across the skies of the Sundered Lands, in search of the nest of the wondrous phoenix bird.There they will surely find the Crown of Fire, third of the six lost crowns of the ancient Badger Lords. Well, that's the plan, but first they must survive a terrible battle in the skies over the city of Swallowhaven, with Captain Grizzletusk and his pirate fleet.And if they do live to tell the tale - can they be sure in the end that the extraordinary phoenix will choose to help them?Visit www.sunderedlands.co.uk for sneak peeks, games, competitions and lots more.

Hodder Children's Books

Fair Wind to Widdershins

Allan Frewin Jones, Gary Chalk
Contributors:
Allan Frewin Jones, Gary Chalk
Hodder Children's Books

Trundle's Quest

Allan Frewin Jones, Gary Chalk
Contributors:
Allan Frewin Jones, Gary Chalk

Trundle Boldoak is off on an adventure - whether he likes it or not! Esmeralda Lightfoot knows he is the one to help her find the six lost crowns of the Badger Lords of Old, scattered throughout the Sundered Lands: an archipelago of islands adrift in the sky.Before Trundle can finish his cabbage tea, they're off in a windship bound for strange and distant worlds - with the fearsome Captain Grizzletusk and his pirates hot on their heels!Visit www.sunderedlands.co.uk for sneak peeks, games, competitions and lots more.