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The Spook's Apprentice - Joseph Delaney
The Spook's Apprentice
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4.33 15
A wonderful and terrifying series by a new writer about a young boy training to be an exorcist. Thomas Ward is the seventh son of a seventh son and has been apprenticed to the local Spook. The job is hard, the Spook is distant and many apprentices have failed before Thomas. Somehow Thomas must... show more
A wonderful and terrifying series by a new writer about a young boy training to be an exorcist. Thomas Ward is the seventh son of a seventh son and has been apprenticed to the local Spook. The job is hard, the Spook is distant and many apprentices have failed before Thomas. Somehow Thomas must learn how to exorcise ghosts, contain witches and bind boggarts. But when he is tricked into freeing Mother Malkin, the most evil witch in the County, the horror begins ...
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Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9780370328263 (0370328264)
ASIN: 370328264
Publisher: Bodley Head
Pages no: 324
Edition language: English
Series: The Last Apprentice / Wardstone Chronicles (#1)
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ELK's Library
ELK's Library rated it
4.0 Revenge of the Witch: Witches
Yes, another re-read. I started this series based off a recommendation made to me by my roommate. I loved the first book and continued on with the series until Attack of the Fiend. My roommates favorite character was Tom, but the reason I continued on with the series is Alice and Old Gregory. Tom is...
Aren's Library
Aren's Library rated it
4.0 Revenge of the Witch
Read this after the movie, but I still enjoyed it. Nice story for young adults.
Hooked on Books
Hooked on Books rated it
4.0 Revenge of the Witch
*Not for Middle Grade- more like YA! In my quest to find an audio series for my son and I to listen to in the car I came across this one. It's about a 13 year old boy who is starting his apprenticeship to be a "Spook" which is someone who fights evil such as witches and boggarts etc. The back of the...
Eloquent Codex
Eloquent Codex rated it
4.0 Revenge Of The Witch by Joseph Delaney
Thomas Ward is the seventh son of a seventh son, gifted with an awareness of the supernatural. Arrangements have been made for him to become the next apprentice to the Spook. He'll learn how to combat and trap frightful creatures in order to protect the countryside. When he unknowingly releases a po...
Gene
Gene rated it
4.0 Revenge of the Witch
Warning: my long and boring rants follow. There are some things that bug me and this review happened to be a good place for them. Sorry.If you own a farm you never split it between your children, otherwise several generations later there will be nothing left to split. You give the farm to the oldest...
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