If you like a ghost story with a twist and a dash of dark humour, then this is the book for you. It contains 13 tales written by best selling children’s author Roger Hurn. But these spooky stories aren’t just for kids - they’re for everyone who enjoys having their spine tingled and their imagination stirred! You’ll meet characters like the man who couldn’t lose - until the played cards one dark and stormy night for his life; the hitchhiker who thumbed a ride in a haunted car; and the girl who wished never to grow old, but who then discovered you should be very careful what you wish for!
When the mystical jewel The Eye of the Pharaoh is stolen from the Haunted Pyramid, Pharaoh Ramenha's world is plunged into chaos. The Eye must be found - and quickly - or Ramenha is a dead man! His friend Kaheb is accused of the theft by Ramenha's cunning uncle, Ahketnan, a man with his own ideas about who should be the next Pharaoh.
When they discover their grandfather's ring at the back of a drawer, Aiden and Garel are thrown into a mysterious world; a world of evil queens, wizards, warriors, trolls and monsters.
It is 1939 and a gang of children who call themselves “The Lions” play happily in the back streets of London. They are totally unaware that their little world is about to be shattered beyond repair. War is declared and they, like thousands of others, are torn from their families and sent off to live with strangers in the countryside. This is their story.
Beware of Faery stories. They say that if you kiss a frog you’ll meet a handsome prince. But what if you meet someone who means you harm? Someone who steals children? Someone like the Pied Piper?
Legend says he came to our world twice; once to Hamelin in 1284 and once to the Isle of Wight in 1377. Roger Hurn’s latest ebook, a breathtaking roller coaster ride of thrills and skulduggery, tells what happens when he comes back in 2014!