Seven Second Delay

Binding: Paperback

Imprint: Andersen Press

Age 12+

Children's & Young Adult Fiction & True Stories

Mila has 7 seconds. 7 seconds to fight. 7 seconds to escape.
Seeking a new life on the futuristic Isles, Mila’s time runs out – she’s captured by Agents, who implant her with a phone that broadcasts her every move. Now she’s on the run, hounded by an elite fighting force which is convinced she poses a dangerous threat to society. Her only advantage: a seven second delay.
It’s a race against time.


Tom Easton is an experienced author of fiction for all ages and has had more than a dozen books published. HAV3N was his first book for teens under his own name. Tom lives in Surrey with his wife and three children and in his spare time works as a Production Manager for Hachette Children's Books. You can follow Tom on Twitter @tomeaston


Action packed and thrilling… A brilliant read

The Bibliomaniac

A story that crackles with tension…a vividly imagined futuristic world.

Julia Eccleshare, Lovereading

Cinematically thrilling, passionately political and primed for a sequel.

Kirkus Reviews

Tense dystopian thriller… readers will enjoy this addition to an increasingly popular genre.

The School Librarian

Really loved this book… 5/5

The To-Read Pile Blog

I was captivated by this book. A highly recommended read and enjoyable for all.

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