When Mythic beasts visit modern day Perth .. mayhem ensues

TITLE = FIRE IN THE SEA

AUTHOR = MYKE BARTLETT

GENRE = MYTHS & LEGENDS, ADVENTURE, ROMANCE, GRIEF

INTEREST LEVEL = YEARS 7-10

What happens when Ancient myths and legends come alive in modern day Perth? Thrilling action and plenty of mystery and adventure, that’s what happens!

For 16 yo Sadie Miller, the summer holidays are rolling along as usual – until she stops an attack on an old man at the beach, an attack from strange creatures that return to the sea. First the old man leaves her his home, then it seems like he has taken on the body of someone else.. someone who may be a killer .. but a very handsome one.  Is she letting her heart rule her head?

The more Sadie tries to remove herself from his influence, the more deeply she seems to become involved in this strange tale of betrayal and revenge, involving Gods and curses, and most deadly of all…a Minotaur! All the while the clock is steadily ticking down – will history repeat itself and another city be lost to the sea – this time, Sadie’s hometown of Perth?

Join in the fast paced action, the mystery and the romance of Myke Bartlett’s “Fire in the Sea” to find out how this exciting tale will end.

And why not check out the author’s blog where he has posted photos of some of the locations that are used in the novel.

Longlisted for the Golden Inky (2011)

Highly Recommended (dma) *****

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