Accelerated Reader Programme
|Author||by Alex Nye|
|Publication Date||15 July 2014|
|Number of Pages||176|
|Interest Age||9-11 years (9-11)|
|NBS Text||Children's Fiction|
Ebook AUS Composite Starter Pack Years 1 - 13
Ebook NZ Intermediate Starter Pack Years 7 - 8
Award Winning Children's Titles
Crime & Mystery
All Adult Titles
Horror & Ghost Stories, Chillers
Fiction (Child / Teen)
'Alex Nye's involving Chill is set near Stirling, in a snowbound house with a ghost in the library. It's a tense confection of mystery, historical intrigue and adventure for 8-12 year olds. Young heroes Samuel and Fiona find they cannot ignore a call from the past to put things right.' -- Lindsey Fraser, Sunday Herald
Alex Nye was born in Leicester, England, and has been writing for many years. She lives in Dunblane, Scotland, with her two children. Chill is her first novel.
Winner of a Scottish Children's Book Award. The Morton family are cursed: their house is haunted by eerie footsteps, a ghostly figure and whispers in the night.Fiona and new neighbour Samuel investigate the hauntings and discover a deadly tale of betrayal and revenge, and a family secret long forgotten.Trapped by snow and ice, can the friends escape the chill or will the Morton children be doomed to repeat the past forever?