The Ghost Prison

By Joseph Delaney; Scott M. Fischer (Illustrator)
(Sourcebooks Fire, Hardcover, 9781402293184, 92pp.)

Publication Date: October 1, 2013

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The bestselling author of the bestselling Last Apprentice series delivers a horror novella based on a short story. Fifteen-year-old Billy guards a castle prison. But it isn't just criminals he'll be guardingNthe ghosts of executed prisoners haunt the place. Illustration.

About the Author
Joseph Delaney lives in Lancashire, England, right in the middle of boggart territory. His village has a boggart, called a hall knocker, which was laid to rest under the steps of a house near the church. Most of the places in The Last Apprentice series are based on real locations in Lancashire, and the inspiration behind the stories often comes from local ghost stories and legends.

Scott M. Fischer has illustrated many books, including the New York Times bestselling Peter Pan in Scarlet, Jump!, Animals Anonymous, and the Secrets of Dripping Fang series. Scott graduated from the Savannah College of Art and Design. He lives in western Massachusetts with his wife, daughter, dog, cat, goldfish, and a cockatoo named Fred.
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