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The gates

By: Connolly, John

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Part of the Samuel Johnson Adventure series
1444706748 / 9781444706741
Stock expected by 02/12/2020
20 cm 310 p.
Children's (6-12)  Learn More
Reprint. Originally published: London: Hodder & Stoughton, 2009.

A strange novel for strange young people. Young Samuel Johnson and his dachshund Boswell are trying to show initiative by trick-or-treating a full three days before Hallowe'en.

Which is how they come to witness strange goings-on at 666 Crowley Avenue.

The Abernathys don't mean any harm by their flirtation with Satanism.

But it just happens to coincide with a malfunction in the Large Hadron Collider that creates a gap in the universe.

A gap in which there is a pair of enormous gates. The gates to Hell. And there are some pretty terrifying beings just itching to get out . . . Can Samuel persuade anyone to take this seriously?

Can he harness the power of science to save the world as we know it?


YF Children's / Teenage fiction & true stories

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