Zach’s Story: Books One to Five
Angel of Fire
Zach Brinkley is in hospital where he’s visited by an annoying ‘winged thing’ and a set of ghostly twins. The twins believe someone is trying to kill him! Can Zach thwart this would-be killer?
On a school excursion to abandoned railway tunnels beneath Bottleneck Bay, Sophie Ferguson sees a ghost of a young man from her past – her past in a previous life, that is. In trying to help him, she places herself in terrible danger.
There’s a new boy at Josiah Batty Grammar who, at first, Zach Brinkley and his friends can’t stand. Although Raoul improves on acquaintance, it isn’t long before Zach discovers that befriending him is dangerous. In trying to help Raoul, Zach risks his own life.
Switchers: Parts 1 & 2
Part 2 of Switchers
The detectives who investigated Rodney’s disappearance return to Frogmore to investigate a spate of supermarket robberies. Then they, too, disappear, and Rodney must go back to Llandringodd to rescue them.
Other titles from Wendy Milton
The Doolally Kid
Billy O’Connor desperately wants to be good at something. Then something weird happens and almost overnight, Bumbling Billy acquires talents that make him the coolest boy in school.
The Enchanted Urn
Tim Barnett is plagued by a nightmare involving an old man, a dog and a golden urn. He discovers that the urn is both enchanted and cursed, and that until it is recovered, his great, great grandfather will be trapped in ‘a cycle of rebirth’.
Missing Uncle Izzy
The body of Ben Haversham’s Uncle Izzy vanishes, and Ben, although he attended the funeral, suspects his uncle is still alive. He's told that his uncle was working undercover to bring to justice a group of iconoclasts who destroyed the town’s monument, the Big Prawn.
Neil's mother says that Uncle Rex 'lives in the past’ , by which she means that he loves old things. But does Uncle Rex live in the past literally? Where does the stock in his bric-a-brac shop come from? And why is the shop nearly always shut?
BOOKS FOR GROWN-UPS
Schooled in Death
When the body of Horace Radcliffe, headmaster of Eldersley College, is discovered on the morning of 23rd May, 1975, police are puzzled by the corpse’s appearance. Clearly the headmaster has been murdered, but why did the murderer put a flower behind his ear and decorate his face with lipstick?