The Fear

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Penguin Books, Limited, Apr 5, 2012 - Horror fiction - 480 pages
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He doesn't know it but DogNut is about to set off a chain of events that will affect every kid in the city. The sickness struck everyone over the age of fourteen. Mothers and fathers, older brothers, sisters and best friends. No one escaped its touch. And now children across London are being hunted by ferocious grown-ups . . . They're hungry. They're bloodthirsty. And they aren't giving up. DogNut and the rest of his crew set out to find their lost friends on a deadly mission from the Tower of London to Buckingham Palace and beyond, as the sickos lie in wait. But who are their friends and who is the enemy in this changed world? 'Lord of the Flies with zombies . . . tons of nailbiting action' Rick Riordan 'Higson has got the balance of blood and fore just right' Daily Mirror Warning - Contains strong language and scenes of voilence

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About the author (2012)

Charlie Higson started writing when he was ten years old. After university he was a singer and painter and decorator before he started writing for television. He went on to create and star in the hugely successful comedy series The Fast Show. He is the author of the bestselling Young Bond books, and The End is the final book in his current horror series, The Enemy. Charlie doesn't do Facebook, but you can tweet him @monstroso.

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