The Monstrous Child

£9.99

This is a stunning, operatic, epic drama. Meet Hel, an ordinary teenager – and goddess of the Underworld. Why is life so unfair? Hel tries to make the best of it, creating gleaming halls in her dark kingdom and welcoming the dead who she is forced to host for eternity. Until eternity itself is threatened. ‘The Monstrous Child’ is Francesca Simon’s first and wonderful foray into teen fiction.

ISBN: 9780571330263 Author: Tester, Simon Publisher: Faber & Faber Publication Date: 5th May 2016 Imprint: Faber & Faber Cover: Hardback Dewey: 823.92 (edition:23) Pages: 286 Language: English Edition: Hardback original Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subjects: , ,

A stunning, operatic and epic drama like no other. Meet Hel, an ordinary teenager – and goddess of the Underworld. Why is life so unfair? But Hel tries to make the best of it, creating gleaming halls in her dark kingdom and welcoming the dead who she is forced to host for eternity. Until eternity itself is threatened.

Francesca Simon’s wonderful first foray into teen fiction.

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