A Fiend in Need
By Jamie Thomson
You can call me master.
Sooz, a 13 yr old girl from Surrey has become the Dark Mistress of Dirk's otherworldly kingdom, the Darklands. Thanks to the Ring of Power given to her by Dirk, his minions recognize her as their ruler. Sooz immediately sets about redecorating Dirk's Dark Tower to the taste of a young girl.
But Sooz has to face her toughest challenge when an army of fanatical paladins and orcs gather to march against her. Despite their centuries of hostility to each other, they prefer to form an alliance rather than accept Sooz's new regime.
And what of Dirk? He continues on slaving away at school, plotting ways to rescue Sooz. Eventually he is able to advise her on life in the Darklands and Sooz is able to hold back the fanatical paladins.
Jamie Thomson is a British writer, editor and game developer. He is the author of numerous 'choose-your-own-adventure' gamebooks, and he also co-wrote three books for the Fighting Fantasy series.
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01 Mar 2012
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An hilarious read. — Carmarthen Journal
Lots of fun... enjoyable and very inventive. — Books For Keeps
Combining hilarious humour with great suspense and an action-packed narrative. Will be a hit with its readers. — School Librarian
Boys of 11+ love Jamie Thomson's second laugh-aloud page-turner. — The Times