Raven's Gate (The Power of Five / The Gatekeepers, Book 1) by Anthony Horowitz

By Anthony Horowitz

Matt has consistently recognized he has strange powers. Raised in foster care, he's despatched to Yorkshire on a rehabilitation programme, purely to discover himself in the middle of sinister goings-on. Matt investigates and uncovers a bad mystery – 8 guardians are keeping the realm from the outdated Ones, beings banished in the past via 5 teenagers. yet satan worshippers are looking to allow the previous Ones again in...

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