By Philip Reeve

Scholastic Press, Hardcover, 9780545222204, 340pp.

Publication Date: August 27, 2013

From the renowned author of "Here Lies Arthur" and "No Such Things as Dragons" comes the adventures of a goblin outcast who must save his world from the rise of a dangerous dark magic.

About the Author
Philip Reeve wrote his first story when he was just five years old, about a spaceman named Spike and his dog, Spook. Philip has continued writing and dreaming up adventures and is now the acclaimed author of the Mortal Engines series, the Fever Crumb series, Here Lies Author (2008 Carnegie Medal Winner), and many other exciting tales. Born and raised in Brighton, England, Philip first worked as a cartoonist and illustrator before pursuing a career as an author. He lives in Dartmoor with his wife, Sarah, and their son, Sam.