“This is the stuff of skin-prickling campfire stories.” (Publishers Weekly (starred review))
“Anything but tame.” (Horn Book (starred review))
“A gleefully chilling, eerily familiar tale that will leave readers whistling nervously in the graveyard while eagerly awaiting the next installment.” (Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books)
About the Author
Joseph DELANEY is the author of the internationally best-selling The Last Apprentice series, which is now a major motion picture, Seventh Son. He is a former English teacher who lives in the heart of boggart territory in Lancashire, England. His village has a boggart called the Hall Knocker, which was laid to rest under the step of a house near the church.