SPELLFALL

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Spellfall 2000
 
An exciting tale of kidnap and sorcery spanning two worlds in which 12-year-old Natalie discovers her mother was a powerful Spellmage, her father is a Thrall who sells spells, and her sulky stepbrother isnít quite that bad after all. Can Natalie and the kidnapperís son, Merlin, save the soultrees of Earthaven from being poisoned? They have until Halloween, when the boundary between worlds opens, allowing unicorns and magehounds to join the battle against a very modern evil.
 
"Superb." - Tara Stephenson, Bookseller.
"...this magical and fantastical story from Roberts has lessons for real children about taking responsibility." - Sunday Times Children's Book of the Week.
"...keeps the adventure, twists, turns and thrills coming at a breathless pace." - Gary Dalkin, British Science Fiction Association.