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Christmas Dinner Of Souls

Christmas Dinner of Souls

The Telegraph Children’s Book of the Week

“They’re coming, boy. They’ll be here any moment. Don’t talk to them. Don’t speak at all if you can help it. And for pity’s sake, boy – don’t make them angry.

On a dark and lonely Christmas Eve…
In an ancient dining room of an ancient college…
Lewis, the kitchen boy, is helping to prepare a highly unusual feast.

For tonight is the meeting of a secret club for those who despise children, warmth, happiness, and above all, CHRISTMAS.

Each guest must compete to tell the most terrifying, gruesome tale they know…

Who will win? And how will Lewis ever get out alive?

‘Tis the season to be terrified…

A spooky, shocking, bloodthirsty alternative to festive cheer that will appeal to, fascinate and delight young readers.

“Montgomery is a supremely readable writer [and] a natural comic.” The Telegraph

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Ages: 8-12
Published by: Faber & Faber, November 2017
Illustrations by David Litchfield
ISBN: 978-0571317974

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