Contender: The Chosen: Book 1 - Contender (Hardback)Taran Matharu (author)
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From the author of the action packed Summoner books comes a similarly high octane new adventure series. Transported to a realm where the disappeared walk amongst dinosaurs and danger lurks around every corner, a group of teenagers must learn to how to play a deadly game run by sinister unseen overlords.
In a world far from our own, where enemies come in many forms, the ultimate battle for survival is about to begin ... An epic new trilogy from the bestselling author of the Summoner series.
CADE CARTER IS LOST
Convicted of a crime he didn't commit, Cade is facing a year in reform school when he finds himself suddenly transported to another realm.
BUT THIS NEW WORLD IS NO ESCAPE
Populated by bloodthirsty prehistoric creatures and fierce warriors, Cade's surroundings are full of danger. Along with his fellow students, Cade is forced to become a contender in a deadly game of the highest stakes, controlled by invisible overlords.
Who are these brutal rulers, and why did they choose Cade? Before he can find answers, Cade must get ready to fight ...
BECAUSE IN THIS GAME, FAILURE IS NOT AN OPTION
Publisher: Hachette Children's Group
Number of pages: 400
Weight: 552 g
Dimensions: 235 x 161 x 34 mm
Praise for The Summoner series:
The pace is so fast and so thrilling that even less than regular readers will be hooked* Guardian *
Fantasy lovers will love the demonic detail * Sunday Express *
Influenced by Harry Potter, The Lord of the Rings and video games, it appeals to fans of all of these * The Sunday Times *