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The Power of Five: Raven's Gate

By Anthony Horowitz

The first book in the bestselling fantasy series The Power of Five by Anthony Horowitz.

The first episode in The Power of Five series by the author of the bestselling Alex Rider series, Anthony Horowitz. Matt has always known he has unusual powers. Raised in foster care, he is sent to Yorkshire on a rehabilitation programme, only to find himself in the midst of sinister goings-on. Matt investigates and uncovers a terrible secret – eight guardians are protecting the world from the Old Ones, beings banished long ago by five children. But devil worshippers want to let the Old Ones back in...

  • Over 1 million copies of the Power of Five series sold worldwide.
  • From the creator of the Alex Rider series, which has sold over 13 million copies worldwide.
  • "A supernatural adventure of the most chilling kind...The tension explodes into the sort of chase scenes that make this author a favourite." The Times

About the author

Anthony Horowitz is the author of the number one bestselling Alex Rider books and The Power of Five series. He has enjoyed huge success as a writer for both children and adults, most recently with the latest adventure in the Alex Rider series, Russian Roulette and his highly acclaimed Sherlock Holmes novel, The House of Silk. He has won numerous awards, including the Bookseller Association/Nielsen Author of the Year Award, the Children’s Book of the Year Award at the British Book Awards, and the Red House Children’s Book Award. In 2014 Anthony was awarded an OBE for Services to Literature. Anthony has also created and written many major television series, including Injustice, Collision and the award-winning Foyle’s War. Anthony lives in London, EC2.

Awards

2006: Big Bishopston Book Award

Devised, funded and awared by pupils in years 7 to 9 at the school - Winner

2006: Cumbria County Council's Spellbinding Book Award

Best children's book in Cumbria - Winner

2006: Lancashire Children's Book of the Year

The best book of the year! Voted for by children in Lancashire. - Winner

2006: Redbridge Children's Book Award

Books selected by Redbridge schools and libraries. Voted for by school children. - Winner

ISBN: 9781406338881
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: October 1, 2013
Dimensions: 129 x 198mm, 304pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $18.99
New Zealand RRP: $21.99
Stock Level: In Stock

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