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Sleepless by Lou Morgan
  

Sleepless

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It is summer time at Clerkenwell and the pressure is on. At this school for the academically elite, failure is not an option and exams are looming. Rich, smart and manipulative Tigs supplies the group of friends with a tiny pill to help them study. Sure, their focus is great in the revision weeks and during the actual exams but how can they switch off? And why are they all feeling so haunted? What are they becoming? Gripping and chilling with a convincing group of teens at its heart, this will send shivers down the spines of all those who know what pressure is.

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  • Edel Waugh - 'It was very hard to put this down and I recommend this to everyone, but especially young adults who likes eerie, creepy books that will keep them up at night.' Read full review >
  • Khadijah Ahmed - 'Sleepless is a very unusual take on Horror - the plot is not like anything I've ever read in this genre before.'Read full review >
  • Louisa Cunliffe - 'WARNING: Do not read after dark...Sleepless is a real page turner of a book and it has to be a must read for the New Year.' Read full review >
  • Ayesha - 'Sleepless is a dark horror novel with some jumpy scenes. Although it started well, I found myself not really enjoying this novel.' Read full review >
  • Rose Heathcote - 'It has a great story-line that keeps you gripped. If you get scared easily though, it’s not for you.' Read full review >

Synopsis

Sleepless by Lou Morgan

Young, rich and good‐looking, Izzy and her friends lead seemingly perfect lives. But exams
are looming – and at a school like Clerkenwell, failure is not an option. Luckily, Tigs has a
solution. A small pill that will make revision a breeze and help them get the results they
need. Desperate to succeed, the friends begin taking the study drug.
But as the side effects take hold they realize there are far worse things than failing a few
exams.

Reviews

...creepy, claustrophobic and pant-wettingly scary... Kim Curran, author of Shift

About the Author

Lou Morgan is an award-nominated fantasy and horror author, whose short stories have appeared in several anthologies. Her first novel, Blood and Feathers - an adult urban fantasy - was shortlisted for the 2013 British Fantasy Awards in both the Best Newcomer and Best Fantasy Novel categories. When not writing, she tweets as @LouMorgan.

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Book Info

Publication date

5th January 2015

Author

Lou Morgan

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Publisher

Stripes Publishing an imprint of Little Tiger Press Group

Format

Paperback
352 pages
Interest Age: From 13 to 16 years

Categories

Horror
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Horror & ghost stories, chillers (Children's / Teenage)

ISBN

9781847154552

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