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Author Spotlight with Graham Marks

Emmy Laybourne

Emmy Laybourne is, in her own words, ‘a writer, teacher and a recovering character actress’ who lives in upstate New York with her husband ‘and two surprisingly well-mannered children’. Here she talks to Graham Marks, on Skype, about how she became a writer, the highs and lows of starting out on a writing career, and her novel, Monument 14.

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Querzol the Swamp Monster

Adam Blade
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Adam Blade
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Krotax the Tusked Destroyer

Adam Blade
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Adam Blade

Battle Beasts and fight Evil with Tom and Elenna in the bestselling adventure series for boys and girls aged 7 and up!Exiled from Avantia, Tom and Elenna are on a quest to discover the truth about King Hugo's brother, Prince Angelo. In a frozen wasteland, our heroes face a battle with Krotax - an armoured mammoth! There are FOUR thrilling adventures to collect in this series - don't miss out!

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Ospira the Savage Sorceress

Adam Blade
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Adam Blade

Battle Beasts and fight Evil with Tom and Elenna in the bestselling adventure series for boys and girls aged 7 and up!The spirit of an ancient Beast has risen. Ospira is on the rampage and King Hugo's baby son, Prince Thomas, is in danger! Join Tom and Elenna as they battle to rescue the prince and defend Avantia.Have you read any other Beast Quest books? Menox the Sabre-toothed Terror is a great place to find more adventures!

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Menox the Sabre-Toothed Terror

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade

Battle Beasts and fight Evil with Tom and Elenna in the bestselling adventure series for boys and girls aged 7 and up!Tom and Elenna's pirate enemy, Ria, is back - and she has a deadly new plan to take over the kingdom of Makai. Join our heroes as they battle Ria's Beast Menox, a monster with a tooth like a sword!There are FOUR thrilling adventures to collect in this series - don't miss out! Menox the Sabre-toothed Terror; Larnak the Swarming Menace; Jurog, Hammer of the Jungle and Nersepha the Cursed Siren

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Larnak the Swarming Menace

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade
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Jurog, Hammer of the Jungle

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade

Battle Beasts and fight Evil with Tom and Elenna in the bestselling adventure series for boys and girls aged 7 and up!Ria the pirate is using a terrifying monkey-Beast to destroy the forests of Makai. She wants the timber to build a fleet of new ships. Can Tom and Elenna stop Ria's latest wicked plan before she attacks Avantia?There are FOUR thrilling adventures to collect in this series - don't miss out! Menox the Sabre-toothed Terror; Larnak the Swarming Menace; Jurog, Hammer of the Jungle and Nersepha the Cursed Siren

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Nersepha the Cursed Siren

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade

Battle Beasts and fight Evil with Tom and Elenna in the bestselling adventure series for boys and girls aged 7 and up!The young pirate Ria has enchanted a series of ancient Beasts. Tom and Elenna must stop her before she seizes power over Makai for ever - but how can they fight Nersepha, a monstrous mermaid? There are FOUR thrilling adventures to collect in this series - don't miss out! Menox the Sabre-toothed Terror; Larnak the Swarming Menace; Jurog, Hammer of the Jungle and Nersepha the Cursed Siren

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Skrar the Night Scavenger

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade

Battle Beasts and fight Evil with Tom and Elenna in the bestselling adventure series for boys and girls aged 7 and up!The second of Malvel's terrible Netherworld Beasts has come to attack Avantia. It's time for Tom and Elenna to battle Skrar, a Beast whose magical flames make him a fearsome enemy... There are FOUR thrilling adventures to collect in this series - don't miss out! Grymon the Biting Horror; Skrar the Night Scavenger; Tarantix the Bone Spider and Lypida the Shadow Fiend

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Veloth the Vampire Squid

Adam Blade
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Adam Blade
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Glendor the Stealthy Shadow

Adam Blade
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Adam Blade

But Glendor the Stealthy Shadow isn't the only danger. Can Max and Lia defeat the beast and find the next element to power Aquora, before Rivet becomes scrap metal?The second thrilling book in Sea Quest Series 7: The Lost Starship. Don't miss the rest of the series:Veloth the Vampire Squid, Mirroc the Goblin Shark and Blistra the Sea Dragon!

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Drakkos the Ocean King

Adam Blade
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Adam Blade

A new Sea Quest is in store for Max and his friend Lia in this double helping of undersea adventure! The wicked Professor wants to start a war in the ocean - and he's using a terrifying new Robobeast to trick the Merryn into thinking he's on their side. Can Max and Lia defeat Drakkos the Ocean King and stop the Professor taking control of the seas?

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Rekkar the Screeching Orca

Adam Blade
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Adam Blade

Danger strikes once again for Max and Lia when they become trapped in the infamous Lost Lagoon. Legend tells that there's no escape - but could tackling another of Cora Blackheart's Robobeasts hold the key?The first thrilling book in Sea Quest Series 4: The Lost Lagoon. Don't miss the rest of the series:Tragg the Ice Bear, Horvos the Horror Bird and Gubbix the Poison Fish!

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Tragg the Ice Bear

Adam Blade
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Adam Blade

Max and Lia must build a compass to help them escape to safety from the Lost Lagoon. But in this enchanted place nothing is as they expect, and the Robobeasts are deadlier than ever!The second thrilling book in Sea Quest Series 4: The Lost Lagoon. Don't miss the rest of the series:Rekkar the Screeching Orca, Horvos the Horror Bird and Gubbix the Poison Fish!

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Horvos the Horror Bird

Adam Blade
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Adam Blade
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Gubbix the Poison Fish

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade
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Skalda the Soul Stealer

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade

Max and Lia have tackled many deadly enemies, but how can they hope to defeat a fiendish razor-toothed barracuda which can control minds? The friends will need a clever plan and plenty of courage to win this battle!A special bumper instalment in this thrilling new undersea adventure series. Don't miss series one and two - out now.

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Tetrax the Swamp Crocodile

Adam Blade
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Adam Blade
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Nephro the Ice Lobster

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade
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Finaria the Savage Sea Snake

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade

It will take all of Max and Lia's bravery and daring to tackle the latest terror of the oceans, as they struggle to foil the pirates' wicked plans. Will this Quest be a step too far? Don't miss the other books in Series 3 - The Pride of Blackheart:- Tetrax the Swamp Crocodile- Nephro the Ice Lobster- Chakrol the Ocean Hammer

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Chakrol the Ocean Hammer

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade

The fight against pirate Cora Blackheart and her crew reaches its thrilling conclusion. As they face the deadly Ocean Hammer, can our heroes deliver justice and restore harmony to the seas?Don't miss the other books in Series 3 - The Pride of Blackheart:- Tetrax the Swamp Crocodile- Nephro the Ice Lobster- Finaria the Savage Sea Snake