Wednesday, 18 January 2017

Waiting On Wednesday #176 - Hekla's Children

Waiting On Wednesday, where we put the spotlight on upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating, is hosted by Jill at Breaking The Spine.

This week's choice is -

Hekla's Children - James Brogden 
ISBN - 9781785654381
Publisher - Titan Books
Release date - March 7th, 2017

A decade ago, teacher Nathan Brookes saw four of his students walk up a hill and vanish. Only one returned – Olivia – starved, terrified, and with no memory of where she’d been. After a body is found in the same woodland where they disappeared, it is first believed to be one of the missing children but is soon identified as a Bronze Age warrior, nothing more than an archaeological curiosity. Yet Nathan starts to have terrifying visions of the students. Then Olivia reappears, half-mad and willing to go to any lengths to return the corpse to the earth. For he is the only thing keeping a terrible evil at bay...

I keep thinking I've read this but I'm certain I'm confusing this with something else entirely, and whatever it is was YA and quite some time ago too. It sounds really familiar but it also sounds quite deliciously creepy so definitely one for the wishlist!


  1. Haven't heard of this one, but I'm very curious about it. I hope you enjoy it when you read it ;)
    Here is my WOW 

  2. I've seen a few things about this one and I think it sounds like it has the potential to be really great. I am definitely looking forward to this release as well - I hope you enjoy it!

  3. Wow, this is the first I've heard of this. Sounds wonderfully creepy.

    ~Mogsy @ BiblioSanctum


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