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  1. Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole (film)

    Posted Oct 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Barry C Chung Zack Snyder takes the helm in his animation debut Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole, based on the children's series by Kathryn Lasky. The story takes ... the Great Tree of Ga'Hoole, home of the Guardians, owlkind's last hope against the Pure Ones. Legend of the Guardians is one of the most visually stunning animated films to date. ...

  2. Action can't make up empty feeling

    Posted Feb 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... smashes through the gym windows, narrowly missing him and his friend Brandon. Jake returns home after the incident to find intruders attacking his guardians. Obviously someone does not wish Jake ...

  3. No joyride for teens trapped in Victorian theme park

    Posted Apr 11th 2010, 12:00am by John Millen

    ... committing appalling murders. In a ramshackle house up a dismal back alley, teenager Eve lives with her guardian, a mysterious blind man called Jack. Eve has always known Jack was not her father, but who is he? The young girl has no memories of her childhood and this worries her. When her guardian is murdered, Eve decides it's time to find out who she really is. At the landing dock ...

  4. Presumed Guilty

    Posted Nov 08th 2009, 12:00am by James Kidd

    ... but not for long. Bailed out by an anonymous guardian angel, she finds herself at the centre of a blackmail plot that ends up rather closer to home than she would wish. Presumed Guilty is enjoyable enough ...

  5. Only Say the Word

    Posted Feb 19th 2006, 12:00am by Charmaine Chan

    ... cannot connect with those who mean the most to him. The Guardian called Only Say the Word 'a conscientious, assiduously crafted novel, with little straining for effect'. Its reviewer ...

  6. Murder and mystery in Pastworld

    Posted May 03rd 2010, 12:00am by John Millen

    ... But a Jack the Ripper figure is stalking the misty streets, committing appalling murders. In a ramshackle house up a dismal back alley, teenager Eve lives with her guardian, a mysterious blind man ...

  7. Baddie proves goodie for writer

    Posted Feb 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and The Last Guardian, will be published in July. 'Currently I am very fond of a little dwarf in the next book, who works in a nuclear power station below ground; he's a funny guy.' ...

  8. Shocking discovery awaits

    Posted Feb 19th 2006, 12:00am by John Millen

    ... Troubled 14-year-old orphan Matt is sent to live with a guardian who is behind a sinister plan to unleash a mysterious evil force, writes John Millen Gates are usually put in place keep ... trick up his sleeve. When Matt meets Mrs Deverill, his new guardian, Raven's Gate takes a turn down a very sinister path. Mrs Deverill is a villain from hell. She casually kills an innocent ...

  9. Escape into fantasy

    Posted Feb 01st 2004, 12:00am by John Millen

    ... Jez Walker has no parents or guardian to look after him, so he has to live in a children' home run by the authorities. Sometimes he used to pretend to himself that he had a father ...

  10. The write stuff

    Posted Jul 04th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Guardians of Ga'hoole and Deltora series. He started working on the details when he began rewriting the draft last September, creating a world in which humans live unknowingly alongside magical ...




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