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The Fallen by Charlie Higson
  

The Fallen

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The fifth terrifying part of Charlie Higson's bestselling ENEMY series, perfect for blood thirsty fans of 28 Days Later and Darren Shan's Zom-B series. Set in London in an apocalyptic future full of zombies, terror, fear and loathing. The fight between good and evil is long and hard but the story is fast-paced and unputdownable.

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The Fallen by Charlie Higson

First the sickness rotted the adults' minds. Then their bodies. Now they stalk the streets, hunting human flesh. The Holloway crew are survivors. They've fought their way across London and made it to the Natural History Museum alive - just. But the fight will never end while the Enemy lives, unless there's another way...The kids at the museum are looking for a cure. All they need are medical supplies. To get them means a journey down unknown roads. Roads where not only crazed, hungry sickos hide in the shadows. Suddenly it's not so clear who - or what - they're fighting. The fourth terrifying part of Charlie Higson's bestselling Enemy series. The Enemy is among us...

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Lord of the Flies with zombies ... tons of nail-biting action -- Rick Riordan, creator of the Percy Jackson series

Brutal, blood-soaked, full of zombies ... it's ace FHM


About the Author

Charlie Higson

Charlie Higson is a well-known writer of screenplays and novels, including the phenomenally successful Young Bond series. He is also a performer and co-creator of 'The Fast Show' and Radio Four's award-winning 'Down the Line' series - recently made into a popular BBC2 sketch show, 'Bellamy's People'.

Charlie is a big fan of horror films and is now hoping to give a great many children sleepless nights with his The Enemy series. The Young Bond books have, to date, sold over three-quarters of a million copies in the UK and been translated into 24 different languages. The Young Bond titles are included in a recent list of books complied by the Department for Children, Schools and Families and the School Libraries Association to encourage school boys to read (www.boysintobooks.co.uk).

After studying at the University of East Anglia, Charlie formed a band, The Higsons. He then became a decorator before turning to the world of television and going into partnership with his friend Paul Whitehouse. Their successes included 'Saturday Live', the 'Harry Enfield Television Programme', 'The Smell of Reeves and Mortimer', 'Shooting Stars', 'Randall and Hopkirk, Deceased', the film 'Suite 16', 'Swiss Toni' and 'The Fast Show'. Charlie is also a successful adult novelist and has written four thrillers, King of the Ants (1992), Happy Now (1993), Full Whack (1995) and Getting Rid of Mr Kitchen(1996).

Charlie lives in London with his wife and three sons.

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Publication date

12th September 2013

Author

Charlie Higson

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Publisher

Penguin Books Ltd

Format

Hardback

Categories

NewGen - YA Fiction
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ISBN

9780141336145

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