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William Wenton and the Luridium Thief

By Bobbie Peers

A new fantasy-adventure series packed with addictive genre hooks for 9+ readers: code-breaking, cyber-technology, killer robots and a boy hero with a supernatural destiny. Perfect for fans of Percy Jackson, Alex Rider and Dr Who.

Packed full of magical code-breaking skills, wisecracking robots and a young hero who might just be too clever for his own good, this tech-savvy adventure is perfect for fans of Percy Jackson and Alex Rider. Twelve year-old code breaking genius William Wenton, is trying to make sense of his family’s dramatic escape from their home in London. But when his extraordinary talent for cracking codes is suddenly revealed, William must face the danger that has been lurking around him for years.

  • A new fantasy-adventure series packed with addictive genre hooks for 9+ readers.
  • Irresistibly cinematic, thrill-a-page storytelling from Bobbie Peers, the celebrated Norwegian film-writer and -maker.
  • The series has sold to 36 territories around the world. Film rights sold to Oscar nominated film director Morten Tyldem (of The Imitation Game) and his production company Norse Code.

About the author

Bobbie Peers made his mark on Norwegian film history when he won a Palme d’Or in 2006 for Sniffer, written and directed by Peers himself. The award became the first of many milestones in the London International Film School graduate’s career as a director and film writer. William Wenton and the Luridium Thief is the first book in the William Wenton series.

ISBN: 9781406371703
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: April 6, 2017
Dimensions: 129 x 198mm, 256pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $14.99
New Zealand RRP: $16.99
Stock Level: In Stock

Last updated on 04/06/17 at 23:35:20
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