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Jon Mayhew

  • 5 stars across 31 books
    Jon Mayhew is a man with a dark imagination, who has always loved writing and storytelling. An English teacher (to children and teenagers) for 20 years, he now works as a specialist teacher for children with autism. He has four children himself and, when neither teaching nor writing, he plays in ceilidh bands and runs marathons. Mortlock is his first novel and has been shortlisted for the Waterstone's Children's Book Prize. Jon lives between the ancient cities of Chester and Liverpool.
    5th January 2012

    The Demon Collector

    Edgy Taylor sees demons. They walk among us, masquerading as humans, but he can see through their disguises. So when Edg... More

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    7th January 2021

    The Spybrarian

    "Believe me, Kian Reader without librarians, the world is doomed!" He said. "Doomed to be ruled by me! Mwaahahahahahahah... More

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    1st March 2010

    Mortlock

    The sister is a knife-thrower in a magician's stage act, the brother an undertaker's assistant. Neither orphan knows of ... More

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    9th May 2013

    Monster Odyssey: The Eye of Neptune

    Prince Dakkar, son of an Indian rajah, has issues with authority. Expelled from the world's finest schools, he is sent t... More

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    4th January 2011

    Mortlock

    The sister is a knife thrower in a magician's stage act, the brother is an undertaker's assistant. Neither orphan knows ... More

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    14th January 2016

    The Venom of the Scorpion

    A new and dangerous mission awaits in the fantastic Monster Odyssey series, in which our hero Dakkar must defeat a clan ... More

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    5th June 2014

    Monster Odyssey: The Wrath of the Lizard Lord

    Prince Dakkar and his mentor Count Oginski discover a plot by arch-enemy Cryptos to kill Napoleon. Arriving on their rev... More

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    15th January 2015

    The Curse of the Ice Serpent

    A new and dangerous mission awaits in the fantastic Monster Odyssey series, where our hero Dakkar must defeat a clan of ... More

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    10th May 2012

    Bonehill Curse

    Anthony Bonehill plans to outwit a Djinn with his seven accomplices. Six will make their wish, and the seventh must wish... More

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    6th January 2014

    Blood Cave: Band 10 White/Band 16 Sapphire

    This exciting retelling of a traditional story takes the reader on an adventure with Odysseus and his men to the islan... More

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