Death of a Saint

by Lily Herne

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Follow up to the gritty and sharply written dystopian debut Deadlands. Great teen fiction with lots of crossover appeal. Lele, Ginger, Ash and Saint - aka the Mall Rats - are hiding out in the Deadlands, a once-prosperous area of Cape Town, now swarming with the living dead. Exiled from the city enclave for crimes against the Resurrectionist State, the Rats face a stark choice: return and risk capture - or leave Cape Town and go in search of other survivors.

Death of a Saint Synopsis

Some secrets are so unthinkable you can't even admit them to yourself...Lele, Ginger, Ash and Saint - aka the Mall Rats - are hiding out in the Deadlands, a once-prosperous area of Cape Town, now swarming with the living dead. Exiled from the city enclave for crimes against the Resurrectionist State, the Rats face a stark choice: return and risk capture - or leave Cape Town and go in search of other survivors. But what if the rest of South Africa is nothing but a zombie-riddled wasteland? Now Lele has discovered the truth about why the lurching dead leave them alone, she can't bring herself to tell the rest of the gang. And she's not the only Mall Rat harbouring a dangerous secret...Can the friends' survive on the road if all they have is each other? Or will their secrets tear them apart?

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ISBN: 9781472100924
Publication date: 17/10/2013
Publisher: Much-In-Little an imprint of Constable and Robinson
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781472100924
Publication date: 17th October 2013
Author: Lily Herne
Publisher: Much-In-Little an imprint of Constable and Robinson
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 384 pages
Genres: NewGen - YA Fiction, eBook Favourites,
Categories: Horror & ghost stories, chillers (Children's / Teenage),

About Lily Herne

Lily Herne (@Hearne13) divides her time between Cape Town and Norwich, UK, and can sometimes be found in both places at once. Her interests include chainsaws, Steampunk and cake. The second book in the Deadlands trilogy, Death of a Saint, is published in October 2013.

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