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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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Scalamanx the Fiery Fury

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!In the land of Rion, our heroes are on the trail of a thief who has stolen some powerful objects from the Circle of Wizards. But in a battle with the thief, a terrifying fiery Beast is brought to life! Can Tom and Elenna tackle the Beast and defeat their enemies? The stakes have never been higher, for Tom's magical powers have been stolen and only if he succeeds in this Quest will his Golden Armour and Beast tokens be restored ...Have you read any other Beast Quest books? Querzol the Swamp Monster is another gripping adventure!

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Torka the Sky Snatcher

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!King Hugo's brother Prince Angelo, long believed dead, has reappeared and seized power. Banished from their kingdom, Tom and Elenna must uncover the truth about Prince Angelo ... but there are new and deadly Beasts on the loose. How can they defeat Torka the three-headed dragon? There are FOUR thrilling adventures to collect in this series - don't miss out!

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Xerkan the Shape Stealer

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!Back in Avantia from their exile in the Wildlands, Tom and Elenna face their deadliest enemy yet. Can they fight the ghoulish Beast Xerkan - and reveal the truth about the mysterious Prince Angelo before the kingdom of Avantia is changed for ever?There are FOUR thrilling adventures to collect in this series - don't miss out!

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Querzol the Swamp Monster

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 kingdom of Avantia is shocked by the return of the king's brother, Prince Angelo, believed killed in battle many years ago. But when he banishes Tom and Elenna from Avantia they travel to the Wildlands in search of the truth about Prince Angelo. First of all they must tackle Querzol, a man-eating mangrove tree! There are FOUR thrilling adventures to collect in this series - don't miss out!

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Krotax the Tusked Destroyer

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade
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Ospira the Savage Sorceress

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade
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Skalix the Snapping Horror

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade
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Creta the Winged Terror

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade

Evil Wizard Malvel has conjured up Creta, a terrifying monster that can unleash thousands of vicious insects from its body! Can Tom defeat Creta before the Beast destroys the whole kingdom?Beast Quest Early Readers are perfect for children learning to read and for families to enjoy together, with text vetted by a literacy expert and bright new colour illustrations.Also available: Beast Quest Early Reader 3: Arax the Soul Stealer!

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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
Authors:
Adam Blade

A new terror has struck Planet Nemos - wicked pirate Cora Blackheart and her crew! Worse still, Cora is in league with the evil Professor and his terrifying Robobeasts... Max and Lia must stop the pirates getting the keys to a deadly weapon and seizing power!Don't miss the other books in Series 3 - The Pride of Blackheart:- Nephro the Ice Lobster- Finaria the Savage Sea Snake- Chakrol the Ocean Hammer

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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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Stengor the Crab Monster

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade

Max's best friend, Lia, is sick. If he can't find the legendary healing Ice Kelp in the distant Cold Peaks, she'll die. But the evil Professor also wants the kelp for his own wicked purposes, and he has created a terrifying new Robobeast to help him - Stengor the Crab Monster!A special bumper instalment in this thrilling new series. Don't miss series one and two - out now.

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Anoret the First Beast

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade
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Shredder the Spider Droid

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade
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Stinger the Sea Phantom

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade
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Crusher the Creeping Terror

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade
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Silda the Electric Eel

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade
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Manak the Silent Predator

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade

A deadly new Robobeast has been sent to battle Max and his brave companions! Manak the Silent Predator glides through the ocean with one thing on its mind - kill them at all costs! But Max must survive, because if he fails, the planet Nemos is doomed to destruction...Dive into Sea Quest and live the adventure!

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Kraya the Blood Shark

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade

Max is about to face the most awesome Robobeast - Kraya the Blood Shark. He must also confront the evil force that has created these deadly creatures, and uncover dark secrets about his family. Max is pushed to the limits of fear at the climax of his Sea Quest!Dive into Sea Quest and live the adventure!