[PDF] ✑ The Witch’s Warning ✪ Joseph Delaney – Bluevapours.co.uk A gloriously spooky horror fantasy story from Joseph Delaney, the internationally multi million bestselling author of The Spook s Apprentice Crafty halted, his heart lurching with fear, his mouth dry A gloriously spooky horror fantasy story from Joseph Delaney, the internationally multi million bestselling author of The Spook s Apprentice Crafty halted, his heart lurching with fear, his mouth dry There were bare footprints in the white snow, and each one was smeared with red, as if the owner of those The Witch’s PDF/EPUB ² clawed feet had stepped in a puddle of blood Crafty and his friends have already faced dozens of horrifying aberrations during their time as Castle Gate Grubs assistants to the mysterious guild of Gatemancers, who fight against the terrifying Shole But the real battle is only just beginning New and dangerous aberrations are appearing all the time, and worse yet, it seems someone from within the Castle is helping them attack And when an old enemy returns to give Crafty a disturbing warning, it seems time might be running out for all of them.
Joseph Delaney is a full time writer living in Lancashire, in the heart of Boggart territoryHe is the author of Wardstone Chronicles, Starblade Chronicles, Arena and Aberrations He has a new book out in April Brother Wulf is a new spooks story featuring Tom and Alice, but introducing a The Witch’s PDF/EPUB ² new character, a young monk called Brother Wulf He first got the idea for the Spooks series when he moved to the village where he lives now and discovered there was a local boggart a man like me needs boggarts around He made a note in his notebook a story about a man who hunts boggarts and years later when he had to come up with an idea at short notice developed this into The Spook s Apprentice , the first book in the seriesHe continues to draw upon the folklore of Lancashire and has acquired much local knowledge over the years which he The Witch’s Warning Epub ´ The Witch’s PDF/EPUB tweaks and modifies to create his fictional world Another source of inspiration has been Lancashire s varied and atmospheric landscape Many of the locations in the County are based on actual places in Lancashire In the early days of his writing career Joseph worked as a teacher at a Sixth Form iOS for the iPad is the biggest iOS release ever College his subjects were English, Film and Media Studies He used to get up early and write every morning before work That way he could write a book a year which promptly got rejected When the Americans bought the series he decided to give up teaching and write full time Prior to teaching he worked as an engineer in his twenties, completing an apprenticeship just like Tom Ward in the spook s booksJoseph describes his method of writing as a process of discovery He doesn t plot too far ahead and often doesn t know what is going to happen until he writes it down In other words he makes it up as he goes along He prefers writing dialogue to description, in which he says he is a minimalist and leaves much to the reader s imagination Joseph has three children and nine grandchildren and is a wonderful public speaker available for conference, library and bookshop eventsThe Spook s Apprentice, The Spook s Curse and The Spook s Secret have all been shortlisted for the Lancashire children s Book for the Year Award The Spook s Apprentice is the winner of both the Sefton Book Award and the Hampshire Book Award from publisher s website.
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- The Witch’s Warning
- Joseph Delaney
- 21 March 2019 Joseph Delaney